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Monday monday
7/21/2014 5:15:14 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Today was Ken's first dialysis at the new time and day routine. He drove off at around 6.30am leaving me tucked up in bed for an hour or so more. Af...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Beautiful weather here again
7/19/2014 12:32:46 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Today - my day off - I've caught up with the laundry, including stripping the bed. We've taken up the old carpet and hossed it off to the dump and tak...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

I love my bike and I love my guitar
7/18/2014 6:05:45 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Just saying. I have been practicing my picking technique this week and it's getting much easier and feeling more natural now. I adore my guitar teac...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

It's been a funny week
7/17/2014 6:57:32 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I forgot to log in yesterday and broke my streak 39 such is life. It's been lovely and quiet this week. Dog walking only until today when I had a gro...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Unexpected Monday off
7/14/2014 6:42:17 AM,  3 COMMENTS

I try not to groom on a Monday (not that a non grooming monday regularly happens) and today, I have no walking either. One of my client's dogs has the...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

I have cleared a chunk of diary
7/11/2014 4:37:22 AM,  2 COMMENTS

And drawn lines though it (Yes, my parents did drill me about not starting a sentence with the word 'and' but it follows on from the title). From Sa...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Pouring with rain again
7/10/2014 4:41:00 PM,  3 COMMENTS

and everyone knows that carbon fibre melts in the rain 246 Ok, so it doesn't but it really is howling it down out there. High winds and lots of rain...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Dull day
7/9/2014 2:50:43 PM,  2 COMMENTS

It's as windy as anything outside. Our tree, in the front garden, is pointing hard to the right and has been since this morning. I have a new saddle f...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Brilliant ride today :-)
7/8/2014 6:27:57 PM,  3 COMMENTS

After a couple of grooms and a nice walking customer today, I got home and spent a bit of time on guitar but wasn't feeling the love today so I flumpe...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Mixed sort of day
7/7/2014 4:13:20 PM,  3 COMMENTS

This morning I got my official 'come and work for us' letter from BT and I took it straight to S. Norfolk Council who told me to take it to Saffron Ho...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Day 2 Tour de France
7/6/2014 11:11:02 AM,  2 COMMENTS

I have been sitting on the sofa, drinking tea and watching the TV since 10.30am. I have sorted out my handlebars and brifters on my aluminium Giant De...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

About to go for a ride
7/4/2014 9:54:11 AM,  2 COMMENTS

Just in from work (3 dogs walked, one dog groomed). I've been in half an hour and have made myself something to eat. Before I cooked I put the crocs o...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Riding in the sunshine
7/3/2014 12:34:03 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I have just ridden from home to my friend Debbie's house in Norwich. I went the pretty route so just over 13 miles in 53 minutes. I wasn't hurrying as...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Offered the job, on the spot.
7/2/2014 6:29:12 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Well. Hubster said he would drive me to the interview so I would arrive all fresh. He drove for an hour, I drove for 4, changed into interview clothes...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

The sun is out!!
7/1/2014 6:43:53 AM,  2 COMMENTS

After the torrential rain of the weekend, the sun is now out and I am trying to persuade Hubby Ken to ride to our one and only walking dog today. We c...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Flat mucking out day
6/29/2014 3:53:16 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We have been 'nudged' on the housing exchange website by a lady who has a 2 bed house and wants to exchange. I emailed her back asking if she had nudg...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Thank The Lord for the weekend
6/28/2014 12:51:46 PM,  3 COMMENTS

After much texting, our friend has got his Nephew to stay at his rat-hole of a flat to look after the Huskies. One weight off my mind, at least. We ha...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Houseguests for the weekend.
6/26/2014 12:38:25 PM,  2 COMMENTS

And a bloomin' long weekend at that. When I said that I would have our friend's huskies for a couple of days, I meant that I would look after them her...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

25/6 Just back from a ride
6/25/2014 5:06:56 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Just a quickie of 15.15 miles today in 71 minutes. Took Ken with me or I'd have been round there 10 minutes faster. Ken is not as fit as me. Walk...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Another fast day, done and dusted
6/24/2014 6:05:55 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I woke this morning and felt as rough as guts. Yesterday I had chocolate cake and then I felt ill. Served me right I guess. No riding yesterday as m...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

I love granola!
6/22/2014 3:25:16 PM,  3 COMMENTS

I really do. I have it most mornings for breakfast, with Greek yoghurt. Yum. Hubby has milk with his granola and I cannot watch him eat it. Milk and G...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Saturday 21st June. Midsummer
6/21/2014 5:14:50 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Fast day today and its been a bit hard work. I ate late as usual but what with a trip to the vets with the greyhound which was 1.5 miles each way on f...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Friday 20th June
6/20/2014 5:47:35 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Just back from a ride. I wasn't going to go tonight but class finished early. I have a ton of homework which will keep me busy all week. I was home by...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Thursday 19/6
6/19/2014 6:24:37 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Nice day today. Groomed 2 dogs in one house. What made it even better is that we have a key and that the owner was at work. We came, we groomed and le...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Weds 18th. Fast day and busy day (again)
6/18/2014 4:01:30 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Only dog walking today. 1 to walk for an hour at one end of the county and then 2 separately owned dogs than have an hour's walk together. We then wen...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Monday 16th June
6/16/2014 5:28:56 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Up all last night and couldn't sleep. I watched some TV, practiced my guitar (minus an amp), had a cuppa and then, when it got light, went off for a n...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Sunday Fast Day
6/15/2014 4:03:13 PM,  1 COMMENTS

The fast day has gone well today. We have been busy in the flat, packing books away so the flat doesn't look cluttered. We tidied the DVDs, polished m...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Tired!
6/14/2014 3:03:13 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I know that I didn't eat enough yesterday and was a couple of hundred calories shy of what I should have had, but I was stuffed! I considered a choc i...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Great day today
6/13/2014 5:54:17 PM,  4 COMMENTS

It was a free day, not a fast day but the only exercise I got was a 40 something minute walk as I had to take Millie to the vet, groom a couple of dog...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Second fast day this week and cycling too.
6/12/2014 5:39:29 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Today at work I had 2 dogs to groom. One a Bichon x who can be a pain in the bum and a Parsons Jack Russell that the owner is convinced is a Yorkie x...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Hot day today.
6/11/2014 6:55:01 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Work wise, we didn't start until nearly 11am so we had a nice leisurely morning. We did 90+ minutes dog walking on a really warm day, by the time we d...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

21 mile ride today!
6/10/2014 6:07:00 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Today I rode most of the route that I rode on Sunday but instead of heading home via Little Melton I turned to the hospital. 21.something miles in 91...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Back from the vet
6/9/2014 12:29:43 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Millie-milou (the dog version, not me) has had painkillers and is now on bed rest. I am off to take the other kids out for w-a-l-k-i-e-s in a min. Mus...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

It's Midsomer Murder Weekend on ITV. Yay!
6/8/2014 5:10:20 PM,  3 COMMENTS

We haven't been glued to the gogglebox all day. We went out and did a nice 25 mile ride today from home to Eaton (just on the edge of Norwich) where w...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Just back from an evening ride
6/7/2014 6:39:33 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I have had a lovely lazy day today. I've munched on fruit, walked the dogs, dozed on the sofa, dug for worms and played my guitar quite a lot. My bl...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Yo! Sushi
6/6/2014 5:32:48 PM,  4 COMMENTS

We booked the table for 8.30pm as sis-in-law arriving for the evening. We told her that it was a place called Yo! without mentioning the Sushi bit as...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Contacted a chap to view his 1 bed flat. Great bike ride too
6/5/2014 6:24:20 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We were 'nudged' by a chap with a spacious 1 bed flat right where we want to be in Norwich so I've emailed him and asked if we can come and view. I re...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Rough day
6/4/2014 5:15:07 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Having a sad day today. Nothing has happened, I'm just having a down day. I have decided to catch up with Sky + stuff and I'll go and play guitar in...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

Hollywood Studios and the wonderful Star Tours
6/3/2014 8:55:32 PM,  6 COMMENTS

Thursday found us at Disney's Hollywood Studios. There are many fine attractions there, but Star Tours was the hit. Our youngest grandson is a HUGE...  Read more

BEVPRESLEY

2nd 'fast' day this week
6/3/2014 6:07:16 PM,  2 COMMENTS

I wasn't going to have my 2nd fast day this week until tomorrow as rain was forecast and I thought that I wouldn't bother riding then. After a norma...  Read more

MILLIE-MILOU

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