My Daily Sigh

Snow Day & Not Much Luck!

My Daily Sigh Afternoon. Not only has Art Week been therapeutic for both me and the class, but it has opened my eyes to a potential career change. A child took one look at my pastel owl picture and announced it was good enough for Marks and Spencer! Praise indeed. Just waiting for that phone …

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Seasonal Confusion and Shine!

My Daily Sigh. Morning. Yesterday was spent removing Christmas from our home. The waifs and strays who turned up for NYE might have only been a few, but Alexa had her work cut out keeping up with multiple instructions, and the already delicate Christmas tree took a huge battering. ‘Shake the Christmas tree’ and ‘Throw …

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Going For Gold, Christmas & New Year

My Daily Sigh. Morning. For the first time I’ve gone for gold. It’s Christmas, so I’m hoping with all the preparations my nails will last. For the first time I have Christmas bedding and sadly, no panto to go to. Not for the first time, I’m feeling chilly, my body temperature is all over the …

My Daily Sigh

Anti Bullying And Feeling Proud

My Daily Sigh. Evening, today I wore odd socks. I haven’t suddenly become some fat ankled footwear fashion icon, although I’m wondering if there is a market for models with unflattering ankles and humongous feet. If so, I could indeed be the woman they want. My ability to wash and match socks hasn’t gone out …

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Red Hair, New Words & Being A Lovey

My Daily Sigh. Morning, wishing I had the same control over cats as I do of small children. Trying to learn words for the Cabaret and Pepsi does not understand the simple word “sit” or the words “leave me alone!”. Apparently, small children with good language need to learn 8 NEW words every day. I’ve …