Tag Archives: family

Daybook Entry 22nd May 2017


For Today… 22nd May 2017 Outside my window… the evening is cooling down a little. Some clouds in the sky but some bright sunshine too. A great metaphor for life! I am thinking… about a painting I’m working on for … Continue reading

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A Champion of a Day


I had a champion of a day yesterday. Actually, the day began about two weeks ago with a phone call from my son one evening that started with that familiar “Muuuuuum……?” He plays Bass Trombone with Pemberton Old Wigan Band, which … Continue reading

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Happy 18th Birthday


Happy 18th birthday Ethan!! Here’s my son on his 18th birthday today, but I couldn’t resist looking up some old photographs to share with you from when he was a little tiddler. Sorry son!   Both me and his dad … Continue reading

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From the kitchen


Got to share tonight’s tea with you! I don’t usually go in for food sharing online, but this is one of the easiest, tastiest, inexpensive meals I’ve made for such a long time and it is definitely worth showing you. … Continue reading

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January Daybook


For Today… 11th January 2017 Looking out my window… I can see clear blue skies, but I can hear the wind howling and there is a storm on its way. I am thinking… I might cook cheesy bacon pasta for … Continue reading

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Love and Loss


Over two days this week I have been involved in four funerals. When I say “involved” I mean that I have provided the music for one, delivered the eulogy and address at one, supported a friend who was delivering his … Continue reading

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Daybook Entry – New Year’s Eve 2016


For Today… the last day of 2016 Outside my window… I can hear some isolated bursts of fireworks going off locally. The weather is mild to cold but not frosty yet. I am thinking… about some changes I need to … Continue reading

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