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MINIMUM WAGE MINISTERS

Thirty junior Ministers in Theresa May’s Government earn barely the minimum wage for their ministerial duties. Just £15,435 a year which is £7.42 an hour for a 40 hour week. The lowest rank on...

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Spot the wild flowers, ha ha

Hello. Here is an update on my flower beds. As you can see this one is full and lush with shades of greenery flopping over the sides. This is where I chucked lots of...

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VIEW THROUGH MY LENS: JULY

I started posting these “view through my lens post” to help recap each month through my iPhone shots to keep random snapshots saved and easy to find. They are, by far, my favorite posts...

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PENSIONS MINISTER DEMOTED

The new Minister for Pensions – as he will be called – was demoted before he even began his job. Richard Harrington the MP for Watford was appointed to his post on Monday 18...

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Don't panic, keep sewing.

Hello. It’s been raining all morning, rather heavy, all the water collecting receptacles are full, ready for watering the flowers when there is no rain.  I have been getting on with some sewing. I...

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VIEW THROUGH MY LENS: JUNE

I started posting these “view through my lens posts” to help recap each month through my iPhone shots to keep random snapshots saved and easy to find. They are, by far, my favorite posts...

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CASH VS SHARES

The purpose of this research is to see if cash or shares give the better return over periods of investment from one to twenty years. Most advisers would agree that over the long-term shares...

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I have walked 500 miles :o)

Hello. We are at the halfway stage of the Walk 1000 miles in one Year challenge, and I’m chuffed to say, I have made the 500. My size five feet with knobbly bunions have...

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We're Moving! Today!

Surprise! Remember the picture below? I dropped a hint back in March about a potential adventure coming our way.  As you may or may not know, L and I are originally from the midwest...

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CASH BEAT SHARES FROM 1995 TO 2015

PRESS RELEASE 15 JUNE 2016 Money in best buy cash savings accounts would have produced a higher return than a FTSE100 shares tracker over a majority of investment periods since 1995. That is the...