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Totally Tracie

Declare for Tudor!

Right now the world seems to have gone a little bit crazy. I tend to think of “The Edge“ as a little bit of light

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Mystery Silver Surfer

THE FAMILY BUBBLE?

Is anybody out there as confused about the Social/Family Bubble as I am, what does it mean and who is in it? As far as

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Steve Ward - California Dreamin

Social Unrest? Excellent

Right. So May’s missive from here on the west coast that berated Johnson for his and the cabinet’s gross incompetence in the face of the

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Deaks

A prayer for the stressed

Grant me the serenity to accept the things that I cannot change.  The courage to change the things I cannot accept, and the wisdom to hide

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Ann Kirkby

We’ll Meet Again

I’m a fan of old movies, and this week I was flicking through the channels when I came across a Vera Lynn film called “We’ll

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Deaks

Hylands Estate

How lucky are we to have Hylands Park?   Chelmsford is truly blessed to have this jewel in the crown and credit to Chelmsford City Council

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Billy Hinken

The Pasty Boys

Lauren, who is a colleague that I work with, has been keeping herself busy during the lockdown by helping her boyfriend set up a pasty

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Deaks

A new normal

I wouldn’t say I’m bored but yesterday I sorted the herbs into piles so that they are no longer mixed. In hindsight I think it’s

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Mystery Silver Surfer

Pre-Order Anxiety

About 2 weeks into lockdown it dawned on me that what we’d all lost was the spontaneity in our lives. Whilst before if we wanted

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Deaks

A Whale in Clacton

I saw this headline in today’s press and it caught my attention because I thought to myself I’ve seen a few distressed Whales in Clacton

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Deaks

WhatsApp

Who likes a WhatsApp joke? I’ve decided that WhatApp gives me more laughs than almost any place else. It’s probably the last place on earth

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Phil Claydon

Father’s Day

It’s Father’s Day on 21 June which has had me thinking.  The day is supposed to be an opportunity for our kids to pay tribute to

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World of Jan

THANK GOD 4 BAKED BEANS

Beans, beans are good for your heart, the more you eat, the more you fart. The more you fart, the better you feel, so let’s have

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Deaks

A Trip to Tesco’s.

I’m a Tesco Home Delivery kinda guy (sorry Ed!) I love my little phone app and that at any time, anywhere, I can just add

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