Highlights from today

Well, I spent most of my afternoon unblocking the kitchen sink. What did you do, dear reader?

Not one stitch knitted today. Not.one.solitary.stitch.

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


  1. SpinningGill
    December 11, 2008

    Hope you didn’t sieve the soup down it like my sister did once LOL!

    • December 12, 2008

      No… that would be wasteful (no matter how bad the soup was yesterday!) – it was a total blockage, on the far side of the Tweeny. No amount of household soda or plunging was clearing it – until I had the logical approach of turning the Tweeny on and plunging at the same time. This had initial hilarious (and messy) consequences until I put a soaker-upper over the drain hole in the draining board. Finally, it did the trick.

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