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Blog entries by PatsyB

  1. 13 years ago i bred a litter of pup out of one of my bitches i kept two of the little girls Nammy and Tia both characters in themselves, last week after all four of my dogs had been in season i did as always did after a season and bathed them, tia my little red whippet i noticed had a sore...
  2. Got to love the way they have treated me over this X ray....I was referred to a specialist about lungs, went to see him last Monday he knew I was a Nurse before I sat down he then sent for the CT scan Nurse and arranged for me to have a CT scan last wednesday, i was then sent a letter to go...
  3. After having a bad chest a few weeks ago and two lots of antibiotics i went to see my own Doctor who is very hard to get into see as everyone wants to see him...and asked for an X ray which I had ...three weeks later i gets a call from the surgery to make an appointment to see my Doctor again...
  4. Today one of my five dogs died she was almost 14 years old and such a character, my heart feels broken as I love my dogs like they were my children, she is now buried in the back garden her name was Luna lulu for short. I bought her off a man up Scotland who was very ill with cancer , we ws up...
  5. ok she depresses me something terrible , this morning she never stopped moaning when i went over to clean for her, a) her stair lift stopped working last night when she was going to be, I checked it and it worked fine....her phone was not working she had tried to ring my brothers and said how...
  6. Two bedrooms decorated, landing stairs and hall , carpets coming tomorrow for those rooms so should eb warmer for winter then we got to start on the lounge which I think we will have laminated flooring...all skirting boards have been changed all architrev around doors changed so looking a lot...
  7. 6 weeks now we been in this house and almost got upstairs done, new skirting boards and archtraves painted and walls painted , front bedroom one wall papered now to start on the stairs , new carpets ordered and waiting for them to be fitted....then start on the downstairs well lounge walls...
  8. we are now three weeks on after moving house, the walls are stripped the ceilings had polystirene tiles on them and after we had taken them off found the ceilings covered in wood chip paper so had to strip that off too, the cracks filled in on walls and ceiling and new skirting boards and door...
  9. Had plasterer in yesterday all day filling the chases in and today a new boiler being installed OMG how I hate a mess and I am living in one would I have moved if I had known all this NO WAY.....Had a letter from poll tax people saying my help had stopped due tyo moving house I do not think...
  10. We moved into the other house on the 24th August, when I walked through the door and saw the channels the electricians had left i could not believe it then the holes in the walls they had left as well but was so busy moving could not take it all in. I rang the electricians and asked when...
  11. Moving house is hard work I will not be moving again that said we have to get this house up to scratch, bad phrase as never stopped scratching wallpaper off the darn walls here been at it a week and hands are sore, my son and daughter inlaw came up yesterday and we stripped the lounge every...
  12. We moved last Friday , net just gone on so catching up on reading forums, was a busy day Friday ..I drove my son to pick up a van to move us and we never stopped all day him and my son- inlaw slaved all day lifting and moving stuff ...we got the keys to new house at 12 noon and was in new...
  13. 2 more days and move time and I shall not be hap[py at leaving my house which is completed even has a new roof....now got to to start again at another but the good side is it is across from my mother who even though has always been a task master even as we were kids she would dictate the...
  14. Went to see the house we moving to yesterday , the electricians have almost finished the rewiring and what a mess but am sure they will clean some of it up, but men being men what can we expect chuckles...well one had almost pulled the curtain rail down in the lounge as he had tried to close...
  15. Well today got a phone call from electricians they had a cancellation so can start the rewiring, so off I go to show them where i want the plugs etc....things are starting to move along slowly I was however on the phone with Rias the insurers for an hour trying to get dual cover for them to go...
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