I know that some of you have had withdrawal symptoms (I know I have……) Here’s a report on the next visit of the Things. Pop over and take a look.
We couldn’t allow the things to leave without celebrating their visit! As you can see, they were really excited to visit an Indian Restaurant! Becoming even more excited when they realised that the Poppadums were all for them! It didn’t take them long to finish them off. But soon perked up again when they saw… Read More Gone but not forgotten……
If you have been following this blog you will have read this post from last week. I knew that the time for The Things to move on was fast approaching, so I had a treat in store for them! This time they were OFFICIALLY going on a trip (official in the sense that I knew… Read More Chapter Four – The End is Nigh
It hasn’t all been bad! I thought I’d just show you some of the ways The Things have tried to be helpful. No, they aren’t playing Hide and Seek! This was their endeavour to be invisible while we did the stocktaking at the beginning of the month This was all we could see! Then I… Read More Chapter Three – Trying to be Helpful!
Yes, another post from me today. Here is the first one, it will explain why there are more than one! I had hoped that The Things would have a wonderful time visiting attractions like Buckingham Palace and Hampton Court. However, it’s been a busy time, and sometimes it’s been necessary to leave them at home.… Read More Chapter Two – Almost a Step Too Far
There will be several posts today. It is catch up time, and I’ll link each one back to this first one. You may have thought that THE THINGS had already left, but far from it – they have continued to cause madness and mayhem as we travelled from place to place. The time will soon… Read More Chapter One – A Cautionary Tale
Yes, I’m pounding the motorways again today. M3, M25 and M1. Travelling north towards the snow…. Hopefully we won’t meet, but you never know. I’m off to Create and Craft TV again, so if you are free tomorrow these are the details. Wednesday 4th April 2012 at 10am and 4pm UK time I hope you… Read More Another Day of Travelling
…. I’ll let you decide! For reasons that I’ll explain later today included a visit to the hairdresser! As always it was a time of pampering and relaxation. Soothing music, expert attention…… you get the idea. I couldn’t wait. It doesn’t happen every week, so I intended to make the most of it. However, life… Read More Vanity, thy name is…….
Yesterday I told you how ‘helpful’ the Things were when we went to one of our selling venues. Today we visited another, somewhere we go regularly, and I had expected them to take part in a similar fashion. How wrong could I be? Firstly, the weather was much too good to stay inside for long.… Read More No Time for Customers!
This is a little late for those at Missenden Abbey, but I had decided that this was the weekend to introduce The Things to our customers. Some of you know about our mobile shop Today we set up in the Reception Area at Missenden Abbey. Although mostly rebuilt in the 1980s following a fire, it… Read More Customers, be warned