I have new walking shoes. A Mountain Warehouse offer popped up in my mail box just before we went away and, at 50% or more off, I fell prey to the need for new walking shoes. I bought these and thought the pink to be unnecessarily girlie but they came in handy for blipping yesterday for Pinktober Saturday (Breast Cancer Awareness month)

Girlie shoes
Girlie shoes

Nowhere close to being as comfortable as my well-aged Lady Brasher leather walking boots but I’ve had over 20 years in which to break those in.

I’m hoping that the present difficulty of them pressing too hard on my sore toe joint can be fixed with a little wearing-in around the house. If so, I expect these to become my go-to island footwear as they are both waterproof and lightweight. If not… well, eBay, I guess.

I also bought some grey and purple velcro-fastening slip on shoes for in and around the campervan. Those at least are ultra-comfortable.

Recently, at the: Crooked House

In a pickle

In a pickle

Shops are now open to sell anything on their shelves and we are no longer restricted to purchasing whatever some government official has deemed to be “essential”. We popped out to The Shed yesterday as I needed some parcel tape to package up some things that I need to be posting off. We had to hunt, it wasn’t in the Stationery section, but we eventually found it in the DIY area. It’s not of greatContinue readingIn a pickle

December Reflections 1: Star

December Reflections 1: Star

Taking part in Susannah Conway’s series of December Reflections prompts. Mainly my responses will be in my other blog, Scattered Thoughts, but sometimes they will fit better here. On other days, such as today, we may fit in a post in both blogs. … Continue readingDecember Reflections 1: Star

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

second test

post by mail. who is this user Beth Loft 86390, France

October 29, 2020 at 12:12PM

It’s mass migration time! #livereportingfromtheroad #france #autumn2020 #thelockdowndash

One Comment

  1. spinninggill
    October 5, 2014

    I like the pink! đŸ™‚

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