Tag Archives: Tina

Sunday Music

On Friday I went to Tina’s not funeral, a the celebration of her life. This was one of the songs that played out, Christina said that she remembers Paul Simon’s Graceland album playing a lot on the journeys in the … Continue reading

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The Weekend and a sad thing

There were good things this weekend. The theatre, haircuts, shopping, time with friends, tiding up. It was a full weekend. All of it was overshadowed by the news late on Saturday night that Tina had died earlier in the day. … Continue reading

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Not what I thought I’d be writing today..

Today’s post was supposed to be about World Oceans Day and sustainable fish. I know you can hardly contain yourself and if you hang on that post is coming, it’s just going to take a little time because there is … Continue reading

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Thankful – Day 24

Last weekday, afternoon walk with Tina. Thankful for my friends especially for Tina, who is wise, kind and always ready to give me a kick up the backside when I need it!’

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Last week autumn started. The clocks went back, it started to get dark at 4.30pm and leaves started falling from the trees.  Tina and I went for a walk before it got dark. One of the best things about where … Continue reading

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This is my favourite photo of Tina.  She’s in her kitchen and it conveys (to me anyway) the way she is always moving! I’ve known Tina since I was 16 and babysat for her children, Christina and Tom, who are … Continue reading

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Party Cake

For Tina and Charles’ party this weekend, I was put on cake duty. Tina had a very clear idea of what she wanted, that was piles of cake.  So chocolate brownies, ginger cake and a raspberry cake with very pink … Continue reading

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