Tuesday, 5 June 2012

Having a slow Jubilee!


We have both been feeling a little tired of late so decided on an easy Jubilee weekend rather than roaring off visiting too many places. We popped along to a fete just for an hour or so. Had a hot dog each, some strawberries and cream. Went on the tombola stall and won a jewellery tree and a battery operated clock – neither of which we could use.


Saw a young girl with her parents from our closed school and offered her the jewellery stand, which she was happy to receive. Then walked round to a bric a brac stall and gave them the radio. After talking to a few people we know, we came home.


Not many photographs to show you but here are a few:






Today we have been catching up on more family history, sorting out rogue individuals and hangers-on! I have dead headed the flowers in the front garden, unwrapped my tender plants from last night and am in the middle of making bread which I mustn't forget. 


Seems set to be a coolish week weather wise but hopefully no more cool nights until Friday. Although, we think we might get a little wet on our walk this week. Ah well, it is summer British style, what do we expect.




4 comments:

  1. You have done more than we have! Tony worked monday and today so we havent done anything.I didnt feel well today so all I have done is laze around on the sofa!

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  2. love reading your blog and your food budget challenge. Im doing Open Studios until the 10th of June if you want to pop in.
    Best wishes,
    Jane

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  3. It looks like you were luckier with the weather than most! We had a quiet weekend too - a bit of pottering in the garden, and I went to a carboot yesterday as J was at work as it was his rostered bank holiday. He worked today too - the NHS gave them an extra day's holiday but they can take it whenever they like - it didn't have to be today. Good to hear you've sorted out more family history.

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  4. Anne, hope you feel better soon.
    Jane - will try and make it, if not, maybe we can get together another time asap?
    Scarlet - Yes we were reasonably lucky with the weather, bet you got some more good finds at the car boot.

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