I have now achieved my ambition of
By way of celebration and to thank all of my dear Bloggeroos, I have a great giveaway.
THIS IS A GENUINE WORLDWIDE FREE GIVEAWAY.
The bag is a Cath Kidston Tesco Bag in blue Ottoman Rose design.
They are highly prized by Cath Kidston fans and were sold in 2008/2009.
This one is unused and complete with tags.
To enter this free giveaway, all you need to do is leave a comment on this and any subsequent posts. (One comment on each post, please.)
The winner will be picked at random, and the closing date is midnight (British Summer Time) Wednesday 10th August.
OVERSEAS ENTRIES WELCOME!
All our family had a lovely get together a few weeks ago at our usual venue complete with buffet and disco.
Toby is my great nephew, and he was a very good boy!
My youngest son Phil and his family came down from Darlington, and my niece Emily (Toby's aunty) and her family came up from Wiltshire.
(The family are VERY excited as Em, Scott and their boys are moving back to Lincoln in a couple of months.)
It was the first time the whole extended family had been together since Mum and Dad's 60th Wedding Anniversary in January.
It was also the first time some of us had met Emily's new baby, Jenson.
A few weeks ago, I left a comment on
Jayne is a very talented lady, and is well known to many of my fellow bloggers.
Jayne sent me some lovely handmade lavender bags - scrummy!
I am also happy to promote
13th August 2011, Rangeworthy Village Hall, BS37 7LZ
on her behalf.
On the domestic front...................
You may remember that I had a plumbing problem. This has now been addressed, but it did make quite a few further problems.
As you can imagine, this has kept me busy lately!
I have now decided to replace my 1980's peach bathroom suite, it's like this one..............
It was in the Dollytub Cottage when I moved in 6 years ago.
I am having a 1940's style suite as the house was built in 1948.
No-one who knows me can believe that I might actually............
SPEND SOME MONEY!
At least my bed will now be a bit comfier.............
He! He! He!
School Holidays are now imminent, and I'm off up north to spend some time with two of my grandchildren.
I'll be back in a while.
Don't forget to leave a comment to be included in the Cath Kidston Bag Giveaway!