Author Archives: iwom

About iwom

American by birth, Irish by heritage, Scottish by marriage. Housewife.

All I did this morning was iron. 

Himself time travelled…. I’ll wait.  Advertisements

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It’s a start, people

It’s a start….

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I got a guy

The troublesome shady spot to the far side of the greenhouse is getting itself slabbed.  What better way to spend Mountain Day? All cleared for my guy and a bunch of two by two slabs. It won’t be pretty but … Continue reading

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Only good thing

about our night in Manchester.  What piffle.  This does not make me a patron of the arts. 

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Damn right you’ll stand

You pampered overpaid ungrateful wretches may disrespect our country but you don’t diss ma Queen. 

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AA are A-OK

The nice lounge receptionist gave me a pass to upgrade from the business to first lounge at JFK yesterday evening as the former was ‘a little busy’.    Seemed impolite to refuse.  BUT…. Replying ONCE to the stewards and stewardesses … Continue reading

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We are NOT amused

Not everyone can get BBC oversees. Those of us forced to pay the yearly  license fee — wether one watches the BBC or not — should have access anywhere on the planet that has a wifi signal.  YouTube it is … Continue reading

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