Edit: that's the house next door, behind the fence. The archway might look important, but it only leads to the lean to shed!
Look for the bee just coming on to land!
He/she was a busy bee...
Morning all: OH's b'day and he's still abed. Giant hamper arrived from UK family - wonder what goodies are inside. Stay tuned.
Diane: Wonder if I should be shopping for pants/shorts/etc. on certain days too...
OG: Hash browns definitely an American breakfast item. Add some green pepper and onions and they're delish, but that's something I eat only when I out for breakfast and then I have to be really hungry.
Heather: Fruit pudding? Why do I think that doesn't include fruit given that you hate it so much...... I remember black sausage; not sure I'd eat it now. Don't know Lorne. We used to eat fried bread; cooked in Lard yet! Eeeek. Grilled tomatoes and beans too (but the latter mostly served on toast as a quick and easy dinner).
AQ; Did not envision you with long hair. Do you wear Birkenstocks too?
PatO; Not surprised it's harder to do a weekly news sheet. Re churches, my favorite radio station interviewed a Catholic priest yesterday about plans to start regular Masses again - with only 25% of congregants allowed and masks a must. I was waiting for the interviewer to ask how they'd handle Communion. I imagine that 25% capacity not a problem in some areas, but the church granddaughter attends in Arizona has been jam packed the couple of times I went with her - all age groups there too. That diocese has just built a larger church that was supposed to have its opening during the shutdown, but no news on when or how that will happen.
It's been one of those weeks filled with little and annoying frustrations - some caused by me which is even more exasperating. One thing I've noticed is that I'm forgetting to take off sunglasses when I go inside a store. I think it has something to do with putting on a mask and being so preoccupied with doing it properly and putting on gloves that my usual car-to-store routine is off.. Anyway, byproduct of that is squinting at labels in store because it's so dark (duh) and yesterday I temporarily lost my sunglasses when I took them off to see what I was buying. Finally found them by the store's front door.... I took tissues with me in case of sneezes, itchy nose etc., so when I lifted my mask to use tissue, lost track of tissue (due to gloves not being as sensitive) and ended up wiping nose with glove.... oh dear. Not what the CDC had in mind (though I'm sure Donald would tell me to just spray disinfectant up my nose!) Came home, went to take a break and have lunch in garden and noticed that garage light was on. Reached hand in to turn it off but hit wrong switch and turned off garden fountain instead, which then wouldn't come back on. Arghhh Fountain now dismantled (though running again) and part of OH's b'day will be spent reassembling the heavy top and hoping the pump doesn't balk and turn off during the process. Other than that....
Happy Birthday to your OH, Annette! I forgot that it was Friday there, now, too. We're all agog too, as to the contents of his goody box. Please divulge it later. Sorry you're having problems, some days are like that. Swearywords are allowed in those circumstances! By the way, we've been advised not to wear gloves as they are more likely to spread the virus than bare hands which are regularly washed or gelled. Also, I know that when I've worn a scarf across mouth & nose, I've found that I spend a lot of time adjusting it, which sort of defeats the object of trying not to touch your face <sigh> On the other hand, a mask is more to stop you infecting other people than it is to protect yourself.
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