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I was home alone today and expecting a parcel delivery so I had to wait at home despite the morning sunshine tempting me to embark on a mini adventure. The delivery arrived a little later than I hoped but after the parcel had arrived I decided to step out from my house and go on [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Apr 6th 2019

We packed and were ready to set off on our travels before we went down for breakfast. We sat at the same table as for the previous day’s breakfast and dinner; it must have had our name on it. Comfortably replete we checked out of the Inn and went to Halifax to see Halifax Minster. [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Mar 9th 2019

We had a good night’s sleep in a comfortable bed, after which we were treated to an excellent breakfast; fruit juices, cereals, fruit and jams from the buffet and a choice of items from the full cooked breakfast menu that were all cooked to order.

The morning was crisp and misty. Our car needed demisting before [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Mar 7th 2019

Unusually for us we set off more or less on time, taking a leisurely drive and, despite the motorway being tedious with its 50 mile per hour speed limit, arrived near Halifax just in time for lunch. We enjoyed lunch in a cafe by Sowerby Bridge railway station. Many of the savoury options were listed [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Mar 5th 2019

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Stepping Out

In May last year I committed to a walking challenge of 10000 steps per day for 50 days:
I know there are some days, that I will not be able to achieve that step count in a day. When I am travelling long distances in a car to meet up with family or go to a [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Feb 28th 2019

… a short top and sides

This morning, around 8am I heard an unusual loud industrial noise which sounded like it was in the street in front of my house. I looked out of my window, there was nothing to be seen. The volume ebbed and flowed and I took it to be a road cleaner [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Feb 7th 2019

In keeping with my yearly tradition I created a calendar for Mr C, showing one photographic memory from each month of the previous year. I also created a calendar for mum, having noticed a perfect place for it in her new kitchen.
2018 didn’t go according to plan. We had intended to visit Italy in June [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Jan 9th 2019

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