Question Fun : Staycation, Vacation or Excavation?

The Topic Today Is – Staycation, Vacation, or Excavation? What was the last holiday you took away from where you live? A weeks” trip abroad. Where did you go? Dubai. For you when is the best time to take a vacation [Holiday] as in which season, and why? All the time ! I love travelling provided I have creature comforts. Whatever the season , I … Continue reading Question Fun : Staycation, Vacation or Excavation?

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SoCS August 24/19 Over, under and through

Over, under and through: It seems like yesterday I was teaching her To tie her shoelaces, Over, under and through. We watched Sesame Street’s “Tying your shoelace” song; I punched holes in cardboard And threaded them with a shoelace For her to practise on. It took a little while, But she was determined. Practising and practisong Till she got it right. Now she is a … Continue reading SoCS August 24/19 Over, under and through

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Recipe for Friendship

Dedicated to all the friends that I have made on WordPress: A lasting friendship has simple ingredients Mutual trust and understanding Shared interests and experiences Zero tolerance for sarcasm and snide remarks.       Written for these word prompts: FOWC with Fandango – snide Daily Addictions —–– zero Word of the Day — friendship   Image by <a href=”;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=3382503″>Gerd Altmann</a> from <a href=”;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=3382503″>Pixabay</a&gt; Continue reading Recipe for Friendship

For what it seems like you never have enough time?

Enough time—the greatest treasure of them all—but so elusive. All my life I have wished for enough time:  to play, enough time to watch TV and enough time to finish my home work. When I was in college, there was never enough time to prepare for an exam, finish an assignment or hang out with friends. Later , as a working mother and post grad … Continue reading For what it seems like you never have enough time?

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Share Your World 19 Aug 2019

What would be your solution to the over-population of the earth? Earth has finite resources and humanity seems to be breeding themselves to extinction. Some countries have tried restricting the number of children a couple or a person can have, with little success. So what other viable options are there for reducing the number of people? The best solution is awareness and understanding of the … Continue reading Share Your World 19 Aug 2019

Waiting for a haircut….

Mrs. Sheep and her Lambikin were waiting for the MSU (Mobile Shearing Unit) but Lambikin had butterflies in her tummy as this would be her first time. A fashionably dressed young woman passed by wearing a chunky pullover in a beautiful cable design, quite appropriate for this cold morning. She had styled it with tapered denim jeans, ankle high boots and a handbag on a … Continue reading Waiting for a haircut….


With due apology to all dieters:

Diet is a four letter word That invariably spells trouble. When I see a dieter coming I am quick to take flight, Before I am forced To hear the virtues Of the Atkins Diet, The South Beach Diet, The Paleo Diet, Or the Keto Diet. Diets galore and Diets ad nauseum. When the simplest solution Is to eat less and exercise more.   Written for … Continue reading With due apology to all dieters: