cassandra

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    I have not followed progress avidly but one thing I do wonder though is – Now that they are settled in California and have left many of their issues behind then why are they raking them up again? Surely if you leave a bad situation you are normally wanting to forget about it?

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    True . but when people publically s…[Read more]

  • We know Amy Schumer from her stand up show and from among others the film she made with Goldie Hawn.. hilarious.

    Ive seen Amy cooks listed but Ive never watched .. To be honest US cooking shows use a lot of stuff we either dont get or has other names so its very confusing..

    It is very different dealing with a partner on the spectrum adults will…[Read more]

  • I have had my new floor delivered today.

    the wall hanging bracket for my television arrived and the paint for the walls has been mixed and the colour is very pretty ,so we are getting on with the jobs we need to do.

    I have strained my shoulder which isn’t so good and I am staying off of social media for a day of two until things calm down and I…[Read more]

  • I saw parts of the interview  on Dutch TV.

    What’s obvious is that this is really a family matter which has got so totally out of hand mainly due to the interference of gossip columns gutter press and speculation plus a public hunger for the misery of others.

    There are no winners and only losers in the whole situation Meghan and Harry are now…[Read more]

  • cassandra replied to the topic Online shopping in the forum The Lab 10 months, 2 weeks ago

    Online shopping ,, great.

    Ive just got a great deal on a flooring that comes from the other end of the country so there is no way I would have come across it in my local area because Im taking the M2 left from a larger order Im getting a 70% discount. Thats amazing..

    Next week Ive got building supplies delivered again ordered online because…[Read more]

  • It hasnt been a good day today.. All the horrible news covarge of Harry and Megan has really hurt..

    Dont get me wrong I dont give a hoot about royalty and I couldnt care less if they are in out or halfway up..

    But Ive read some really hateful things online regarding both Harry and Megans metal health and how the negative gutter press attention…[Read more]

  • For me its fathers day.. My father is no longer with us and all those gift adverts and cards just strike  like little arrows that cause pin prinks of pain and loss.

     

    But we cannot deny joy to those who still have their father or mother around so all I can say is if you do have a mother or father that you can talk to then do so tell them you…[Read more]

  • Took the floor boards up and inspected the beams today..

    Good news no rot.. just a little remedial work and we can lay the new floor…

    In the mean time we are going to decorate give everything a fresh coat of paint.

  • Sock Monkey day ???? I had to google that one, once I saw the image I knew exactly what it was but I never knew the history… Learned something new today..

    https://www.penningtonbears.com/sockmonkey_history

  • This  ..National Emetophobia Awareness Day (UK) strikes  a note with me I have a total phobia about being sick.. I cant stand drool or vomit I have to look away if it is shown on a film or TV show.

     

    I can cope with my dogs being sick as long as there is no one else around and no one speaks to me about it.

    I will go to any length to avoid b…[Read more]

  • cassandra replied to the topic Corona virus in the forum In the News 10 months, 3 weeks ago

    I think the vaccine is going to give some protection but its not foolproof and opening borders is a sure way to get this thing started again. I think anyone silly enough to think of going on holiday right now is just taking a foolish risk. Latest news is that some poorer countries wont have their vaccine until 2024 .

    I think it will be wise to…[Read more]

  • Do you all have a similar dream, after COVID-19 has locked down the world? Because the coronavirus has made a lot of people realize they’ve only got one life: and need to make the most of their short time on this beautiful planet.

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    I used to want to travel but because my husband is ill I know that cant happen.. Still I have dont a c…[Read more]

  • [quote quote=228682]It’s sad to hear that Cassandra. We would never want to be there but there are events that have happened through the years, even in Europe, in which similar has happened. It just shows how barbaric people can be when they think they have the upper hand.

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    People are cruel I always think the veneer of civilisation is t…[Read more]

  • I help care for an elderly man hes 87, he was in what was then called Indo China (Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia) and he saw atrocities there that are worse than any film or story. His Vietnames wife was murdered for being a traitor and her unborn child cut from her belly. He found them when he returned to the house they lived in.

    At that time there…[Read more]

  • I have never had nor do I intend to eat an egg McMuffin…

    I do like Dr Seuss I sent my grandson a weather book by Dr Seuss at Christmas

  • It’s good that we are all different apartment living is not for me.

    I hate being too close to other people I don’t like shared spaces, shared corridors, shared stairwells and  shared gardens are my absolute living nightmare.

    I think clutter depends on the person I know people who live in small apartments who have got more clutter than I do in…[Read more]

  • We saw the first lambs today.. lovely cute little things with wobbely legs..

  • I saw rare disease day mentioned on Facebook one of my friends there has a child with a 1-in 20000 genetic illness…

  • [quote quote=228437]Nothing else at the moment. I suppose if I found something in an area of interest, I would try it out. I’m so used to everyone just using social media rather than forums, but I like this format better!

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    Agreed social media is great but this allows for more focused discussions and I like that.

    But is is e…[Read more]

  • Another ladies only forum and a dog forum.

    I dip in and out of various forums but I often find people very disagreeable.

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