Best Products For Sore And Dry Eyes? The Eye Doctor Hot Eye Compress Mask And The Cold Eye Compress From The Body Doctor Along With A.Vogel Eye Drops Fit The Bill For Me!
Since setting up my website, I spend many more hours in front of a computer screen.
Best Supplements For Quality And Value For Money? In My Opinion These Three Products From Healthspan Certainly Are!
I have been sent three new products to try from my favourite vitamins and supplements company, Healthspan.
Nights are drawing in, leaves are falling and conkers are being gathered. It can only mean autumn! Here are two poems I have written to share with you all.
Autumn is nearly upon us and here is a poem I have written to share with all of you.
My poem, Father’s Day, was hatched after a beery conversation in the pub with a few male drinking friends, one of which, (after a few pints,) shyly exposed his brand new pair of Homer Simpson socks.
Our good friend Sharon Boothroyd has written a poem to share with us all. We have all seen shops on the high street change over the years, but one still remains the same. Read on and you will find out!
I have a school friend visiting me and I thought she’d like to see our old school magazines.
On the second day we walk to Trogir; a walk along a busy road but with interesting sights to see; the buildings, the wild flowers, the gardens, the houses.
Are you a lover of herbal teas? Once considered a 'fad' by many, more and more of us are buying different varieties of tea.
All the world appears to mill around Gatwick. The stress is obvious, the security a necessity, the patience of everyone varied, the wait tedious.
Have you heard of Corkers crisps? I have to admit that I hadn't until I saw packets on sale on an Easy Jet flight from Portugal!
Feeling a bit worried that I'm starting to show my age. Not physically, oh no!
Last year, I was delighted to receive three taster bags of gourmet popcorn from connoisseurs Joe & Sephs. This week I have been sent four different flavour packs and a jar of caramel sauce. Let me begin!
The Unwelcome Guest is a big departure from my usual, pithy, throwaway poems. It was written after having the Pogues song, A Pair of Brown Eyes, as an ear worm for about a week. Strangely the ear worm vanished the same day as the poem was written.
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I have been sent three bottles of Silicolgel to evaluate. I must admit that I have not heard of this product before.
Is This The Best Grass Trimmer On The Market? The GTech ST20 Cordless Certainly Gets Top Marks From Me!
I have been sent the latest GTech Grass Trimmer to evaluate and would like to share my findings with you.
Marigold Products - Since 1947, The Nations Favourite Household Gloves And Now A Range Of New Products For Cleaning Indoors and Outside!
If, like me, you can remember your mum washing up in the 50's, chances are she was wearing a pair of Marigold gloves to protect her hands.
It's a shock to realise you are a septuagenarian - how can that have happened?
Two sunny summer styles in an extra wide fitting have been launched by Cosyfeet. They are feminine, flattering and specially designed to be ultra-comfy.
Public Loos In The UK - Are They Up To The Standard You Should Expect And Can You Nominate One For An Award?
You are out shopping, on a day trip, travelling on Public transport, at an airport, a station, a service station etc etc and you need the loo.
The Wrong End of the Stick, is a short poem I wrote after observing a group of people from an office down south, attending one of those idiotic bonding weekends based at a hotel in Nottingham.
That’s what my grandmother used to say but despite her warnings the day has come when, although it is still May, my familiar uniform of jeans and sweatshirt seems too heavy, too sombre and too dark, for, at last, the sun is shining.
Entrepreneurs are always looking for adversities since they know and understand that "one mans problem can become another man's blessings".
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Do you prefer powder, liquid or gel capsules when machine washing clothes? I like to try them all!
The Seat on the Hill was my first, and last attempt at writing an old fashioned ballad.
If you are looking for a FABULOUS hotel on the silver coast in Portugal, look no further!
Is This The Best Cordless Hedge Trimmer On The Market? GTech Model H205 - Plus Is Number 1 In My Household!
How does one choose a new hedge trimmer? The truthful answer is 'I don't know!'
Feet Swelling this Summer? Cosyfeet Have a Fabulous Selection Of Shoes Or Sandals To Ensure Comfort And Style!
If you’re struggling with swollen feet this summer, treat yourself to a new pair of great-looking shoes or sandals from Cosyfeet.
IT WAS DOOMED FROM THE OUTSET. What was doomed I can hear you ask?
Back in March, I wrote a piece for OAPSchat called Getting the Buzz on Bees. Beekeeping is the perfect excuse to spend time in the fresh air, grow lots of flowers—and call it saving the planet!
Best Place In Hereford For Home Appliances? The Wash House Sells High Quality Products And Gives Friendly Knowledgeable Professional Service
My freezer has gone to meet his maker. Where do I buy a new one from? Should I go local or online? I was walking past The Wash House in Hereford a couple of weeks ago and called in to have a look around.
Old Tom The Catnip King, was written after observing our ‘Bonus’ cat, Jasper, sunning himself in the garden.
We’ve not been on holiday for years. Okay, we’ve had the odd long weekend in London; a few days in Wales; and a quick trip to Spain to visit old friends and check out Granada.
It’s launch day for Blue Nun, time to see if all the hours spent scrubbing every bit of her, hoisting sails (during which I managed to turn the boatyard air blue as I fight with one end of a flapping Genoa (sail) whilst Tom bellows instructions from the other) and the long, hard, expensive fight to install a sea loo have paid off.
I’m not a poet but this was written from the heart and with much love for my little miracle 1 1/2lb (680g) Grandson …
My poem, The Weather Girls was written after I had seen a rerun of the hapless Michael Fish’s unforgettable 1987 weather forecast, where he promised a lady who had phoned in, and the rest of the country, that the hurricane hurtling towards us, would miss by a distance and flatten France instead.
My wifes friend at work was going on about how her hubby could make up a poem out of anything. My wife, not to be outdone, said I could too. So I was set a challenge, to come up with a poem that contained two statements of fact.
My poem, Hard Times, is about recession. I wrote it during the awful Credit Crunch of 2009.
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If dandelions were rare, we’d call them by their Latin name, Taraxacum officinale and pay big money for a single plant.