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The Ice Rink

I was late leaving for work this morning due to the phone ringing and putting me off schedule.  As I left the house I was dreading trying to open my car door due to it’s tendency to freeze shut and I didn’t want another near miss like I had on Monday. I also remembered to [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Jan 7th 2010

I knew today was going to be yet another of those days when the phone rang just as I was getting out of bed.  Half asleep I answered it to be told that the bin men were coming a day early and I needed to put the various recycling boxes and bags outside ready for [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Dec 21st 2009

It seems that the first part of the snow prediction for Shropshire was correct, I wonder if we will get snowed in at the weekend?
Most of the UK including Shropshire was expected to see some snow today as the cold snap continues.
Slight snow showers are expected to fall across the county today but Shropshire Star [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Dec 17th 2009

Today I have been having a mega sort out and tidy up ready for Christmas, it is one of those habitual things I always seem to do at this time of year. There are usually visitors staying, but this year I am not sure that is going to happen. I probably won’t know [...]

25 Comments CherryPie on Dec 5th 2009

We are all being encouraged to have a bit of a sort out at work.  There have been lots of desk moves since we successfully stopped our work being centralised in Bristol.  We have been squeezed into a smaller space that has led to a lot of clutter which doesn’t  look good when we are [...]

13 Comments CherryPie on Nov 12th 2009

A Man in the Shed SillyWeek post:
When I am at work I spend most lunchtimes reading a book in the (supposedly) quiet area outside the conference rooms. Today I was trying to finish the last few pages of my book ‘What on Earth Happened…In Brief’ and sadly it was anything but quiet.
One of the [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Jul 30th 2009

Recently at work a clear desk policy was introduced to ensure that all ‘commercial in confidence’ material was locked up overnight. This meant we needed somewhere to store the keys, so we received several key cabinets to keep them all safe. One was placed over the Donkey (whose picture featured yesterday), and I am [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Jul 28th 2009

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