Friday, 25 July 2008

And coming in at the last minute....

Mummy has been taking me ALL OVER lately as she is doing some sort of photo thingy on our village.
We have been out today and she has taken lots of photos.
The sky has been really lovely!
I am hoping we go to the beach soon, but don't worry about me, boy the walks!
Still! I'll sleep tonight.


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Thursday, 17 July 2008

Friday soon!

Grey Skies!

Mummy and I have had SOME fun this week, but the weather is really horrible.
The other day we went up Church House Lane to the church yard!
Can you see the sky getting ready to throw the rain down on us?
We JUST got home in time!

Still, things can only get better!
Happy Friday Everybody!

Grey skies are gonna clear up,
Put on a happy face;
Brush off the clouds and cheer up,
Put on a happy face.
Take off the gloomy mask of tragedy,
It's not your style;
You'll look so good that you'll be glad
Ya' decide to smile!
Pick out a pleasant outlook,
Stick out that noble chin;
Wipe off that "full of doubt" look,
Slap on a happy grin!
And spread sunshine all over the place,
Just put on a happy face!
Put on a happy face
Put on a happy face
And if you're feeling cross and bitterish
Don't sit and whine
Think of banana split and licorice
And you'll feel fine
I knew a girl so glooming
She'd never laugh or sing
She wouldn't listen to me
Now she's a mean old thing
So spread sunshine all over the place
Just put on a happy face
So, put on a happy face

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Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Z is for....

Need I say more?

Mummy responded to Freecycle......
somebody was giving away free dog toys and balls!

Munny responed and we received the stuff!

SO I have been out EVERY day with mummy running after the balls!

Thursday, 10 July 2008

Wednesday's Sky!

We walked all the way round here on Wednesday morning!

This is just so typical of the skies we have been having this week!

Can you see me?

Hiding in the trees??


We had a great time, just as well because on our way home (3 miles) the sky changed and it has rained ever since!

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Tuesday, 8 July 2008

ABC again!

Last week, after a good session on the beach I found my very own Y!

Y is for Yamaha! LOL!

Happy ABC Wednesday!
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Monday, 7 July 2008

Rain rain...go away!

It has poured down all day today!
I really missed my walk!


Tomorrow...................we WILL go out for a walk!
I'll take my camera, promise!

Saturday, 5 July 2008


I am exhausted!

Yesterday I was down on the beach for a full hour..................
home for a sleep?
Well that's what I was thinking.......
instead mummy took me up Handale again, but this time we went beyond the duck pond!
All the time mummy was throwing my ball!

No sooner did I fetch it for her, she threw it again!

We were out for a whole hour!

So today a little nap!


Thursday, 3 July 2008

The sky was lovely this week!
I loved walking on the beach with mummy!

The sky isn't too good right now, glad mummy let me take the camera.

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Have a good weekend!

Wilma xx

Wednesday, 2 July 2008

The Beach...well you can't have too much of a good thing!

Today mummy and I went to the beach!
We played for a whole hour!
We went yesterday as well so I was tired.....!

Tuesday, 1 July 2008

X is for.....

X is for xxxx kisses for mummy! name was first on mummy's birthday card!
Daddy had smuggled it under the motorbike seat!
Mummy had done all the packing so he had to keep it secret!

We gave daddy the card to give to mummy!
Daddy bought her a special badge which she is wearing all of the time!

It is debatable which letter represents which act. The less common interpretation assumes that X represents the four lips of a kiss and O the four arms of a hug. For example, the Oxford English Dictionary states that X is "used to represent a kiss, esp. in the subscription to a letter."[1] A more common interpretation assumes X as the crossed arms of a hug and O as the puckered lips of a kiss. Also, the order is normally spoken "Hugs and Kisses" which would correspond to the order that the X's and O's are written. Additionally, there is a more simple interpretation, based on the pronunciation of the letters X (sounds like 'kiss') and O (sounds like 'hold', as in 'I hold you').

The use of XOXO goes back to the use of an X or cross, which was considered as good as a sworn oath in times before most people could write and therefore used the X in the same way a signature is used today — a mark of one's word. An X at the end of a letter or document was often kissed as a seal of honesty, in much the same way one would kiss a Bible or kiss the fingers after making the sign of the Christian cross. Thus the X came to represent a kiss in modern times.

The "X" was also the ancient Paleo Hebrew letter Tav, and was a symbol of the Seal of Hashem (God) and it represented truth, completeness, and perfection.

The origins of the O as a hug are not generally known, although it is speculated that it may represent the arms wrapped around someone being hugged.


Well there you go, we learn something new every day!

Good to be back!

It is great to have mummy and daddy back.
They came to collect me yesterday and I was really pleased to see them.
Auntie Jane told them I had been a good girl.

This morning mummy took me down to the beach.
We played for a whole hour.
Mummy threw the ball and I ran and ran.

The cliffs are on the coast, further up is Whitby, then Scarborough, Filey and Flamborough Head

This is the North Sea where the ferry travelled over to Holland.

At the other side of the beach, further up the Coast is Newcastle, where the ferry left for Ijmuiden.

I am going to have a rest now as I am tired after my morning exercise.
Mummy has lots to do so I will have a sleep.