The LibrainFormer professional school librarian, now retired through chronic illness. Trying to keep cheerful by reading, drinking lots of tea, blogging my new life, and my love of bling!
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Monthly Archives: January 2019
We have been quite busy today. This afternoon, Elder Son had an appointment at the local surgery for a vaccination booster. He is very nervous about needles and asked me to go with him to help keep him calm. Lovely … Continue reading
I have read three books this week and am well into a fourth. All have been ebooks, rather than the print books in my library pile. For some reason, I didn’t fancy any of the print books and turned instead … Continue reading
Snow is forecast for the next few days, so I decided that I had to go to the Library today so that I could pick up some reserved books. Despite feeling very weak and unwell, I forced myself to get … Continue reading
I am feeling very low today and can only post a link to something that may amuse visitors to this blog. Hopefully, I will be able to post properly tomorrow. Sadanduseless.com 20 Times Libraries Surprised Everyone With a Great Sense … Continue reading
Well, today didn’t work out as we had planned. I was meant to go to a counselling appointment in a neighbouring town and then out for lunch, but had a horrible coughing attack just before we were supposed to set … Continue reading
I had an appointment at the hospital in the city centre today, concerning my osteoporosis. As I had been forced to cancel the previous two appointments, it was a long time since this issue had been looked at. Everything went … Continue reading
I have been reading ebooks this week. For some reason, when I finished my last book, my pile of library books didn’t appeal and so I had a browse on the Library Service’s ebook catalogue. I was so pleased when I … Continue reading
I was determined to get up for a while this morning and so forced myself into the shower to wake up properly. These days even having a shower is so hard and I have to go back to bed afterwards … Continue reading
Unfortunately, I have spent the last three days in bed as I have been very ill, so I don’t have an outfit to show you. Instead, I would like to share this link that I found on The Purse Forum. … Continue reading