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What do you do?

That is an interesting question.
And one to which I don’t have an interesting answer I’m afraid.

Making small talk at the Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee celebration, it seems the residents think we are older than we are, as I was asked if I could remember what I was doing when it was announced King George VI had died. 461 more words

My Life

20,000 Pinterest Pins

I am fast approaching my one year anniversary on Pinterest (next month) and I have amassed 20,000 pins!

*the crowd goes wild*

That’s allot pins!

Yours, Merryweather


2017, Here I Come!

Hello dear readers! I hope this post finds you well and enjoying the New Year. I certainly am. Darling daughter is here on the island with me for her holiday break from school. 735 more words


The Moon and Venus

On New Year’s Day

As pictured on the evening of New Year’s Day 2017.

Clay pigeon shooting earlier in the afternoon.

The result.

On target.

Ready and waiting.


It's More than a Big Meal

Thanksgiving was a very special time this year.  In recent years Rock and I had been entertained at our oldest child’s home, but this year I wanted to do the entertaining again, and so, the ritual of preparing for Thanksgiving dinner all came back to me.  697 more words

Rainy days

What to do on a rainy day? You ask. This question has been pondered by many throughout time and still people wander aimlessly with no real answer, vaguely trying to amuse themselves whether it be through an electronic device such as their phone, television, laptop, Xbox or PlayStation, or something more traditional such as a book. 204 more words