Posted by: purpleandrew | September 18, 2010

When things go wrong – or as you might say, it all breaks at once

Apart from all the normal stuff we are doing to help and care for Leslie as she goes through the chemo, life and all it’s wonderful mystery still goes on.

Recent things that challenge us are finding the bed is mouldy (UGH!) – yep, Leslie’s super sensitive nose got that at 10pm, at 10.05pm, the bed was out in the drive and all the bed linen in the wheelie bin.

On moving the bed we found the carpet was rank too…… that came up the next morning.

The toaster is possessed with the spirit of a flame thrower, man does it burn!!

The hoover decide to blow up last week, big flash!!

The wonderful weather we are having, you know rain and rain, some dry and sunny bits then more rain are particularly good at getting weeds to grow in ninja time and I now have a forest of weeks in the garden. Normally i could deal with this, but with my recently diagnosed ME I can barely pick myself up sometimes, so the weeds grow unabated.

We know we are in the middle of a big transition, but heck! give us a break, or at least lend us some strapping fit gardeners to come and help out!

Better go now, othwerwise this rambling will turn into a full on rant.

Purpleandrew signing out



  1. Ooohhh.. strapping gardeners!! Send them over when they’ve finished with your weeds, will you??!! Jx

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