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The object of the game is to hit your ball(s) through the course of six hoops in the right sequence in each direction and finish by hitting them against the centre peg. 461 more words


One Bag of Balloons

I think those balloons cost about $1.87. But of all the activities in which our grandchildren were involved the week of our “Camp 1010,” the balloons were near the top of the list. 898 more words

Where's that? 

I have lived in the West Midlands for over 20 years, when my children were young I was a member of the Nation Trust and we explored all the local manors and attractions they had. 81 more words


A fascinating game of croquet

Whenever I or somebody else pulls out a croquet set, and we start setting up the playing field only to discover we’ve set the whole thing up wrong, and no, the middle wicket goes there, etc.; I get the feeling of the ol’ question mark about croquet. 629 more words


Friday Favorites 7.21.17

TGIF!  Here is what I am loving this week…

The return of Game of Thrones!  We watched the first six seasons last winter and now we’re excited to have watch parties with everyone else. 252 more words

Five Things Friday

From Tennis to Croquet - 10 Luxury UK Hotels With Croquet Lawns

As we all grieve the end of Wimbledon and wonder where on earth we are going to get our lazy, hazy, grassy summer kicks from now – fear not! 1,183 more words


708. somewhere over the rainbow

“I first heard Bobby Blue Bland‘s take on this masterpiece of yearning wafting over a backyard barbeque sometime in the early 1990s. And it was good. 77 more words

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