Muffin Princess ⋅ 36

* Living in the West Midlands in England. * WAS Planning my wedding for April 28th 2017 before my fiancé died on October 11th 2016. I have now met a lovely bloke called Dave. * LOVE playing and watching roller derby and keeping fit. * Vegetarian-in-progress.

You have suffered enough and warred with yourself, it's time that you won.

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Dear Michelle, I am sorry for the delay in replying. I wanted to wait another week to give them chance to finalise on this matter. I have today sent an email to the Purchaser’s solicitor advising...

November 07, 2017

Random Nothing Update in Diary

I’ve seen a lot of people doing NoJoMo, but haven’t seen any challenges like there used to be at OD. I’m assuming there isn’t such a thing over here? I finally submitted my tax return last night....

October 06, 2017

Just Do It in Diary

We’ve all decided we’re going to do the half marathon. I’m probably going to walk most of it, I’ll be aiming for about four hours. OK, I’ll be aiming just to finish the bloody thing, but it’ll be...

October 05, 2017

Question for fitness people in Diary

So I was kind of co-erced into entering a team relay race at work. We were told the total distance is a half marathon and we each run about three miles each. They were desperate for people to tak...

September 22, 2017

Holiday - Day one and two in Diary

Tuesday 5th September The alarm goes off at 3:30am. Our flight isn’t until 7:15am and the airport is about 10 miles away, but after we almost missed our flight to Amsterdam due to the motorway be...

September 20, 2017

House Stuff Continued in Transition

It’s been ages since I wrote in here. I’ve been soooo busy and had no time! Well, I went on holiday with Dave and did nothing for a week, which I very definitely needed, but I’ll write about that...

August 23, 2017

General Update in Transition

House Update The house sale is still going ahead so far. Almost four weeks and the buyer hasn’t pulled out, which I keep expecting to happen as an eternal pessimist. Myself, Annette and Jim have...

August 01, 2017

This could be exciting in Transition

The estate agent have just called me and said they’ve had an offer on the house and the man is all ready to go with the cash, paperwork and everything. I’ve told them I would accept it but, unfor...

July 20, 2017

Pains and bikinis in Diary

I have a house viewing today and one tomorrow. I’m going to accept £150k if anyone offers it. Another reason I want rid of it is that everybody in the world feels the need to ask me every day if ...

June 23, 2017

Rage in Transition

I can’t describe how angry I am right now. I had an offer on the house, accepted it, the people went into the estate agents with their ID and mortgage details, excited to move in as they have alr...

May 26, 2017

Amsterdam in Diary

I’m going to try and write a bit about Amsterdam before we have a busy bank holiday weekend! Tonight we’re just going to chill with some beers. Tomorrow, Dave is driving us up to Leeds to meet hi...

May 16, 2017

Skydive in Diary

Well, it’s taking me a while to get around to writing this. I’ve been so busy again lately, like I always am. I’m taking a break from roller derby for a while, it’s the only thing I can realistic...

May 07, 2017

The Wedding That Wasn't in Diary

I have a lot to write about, I probably won’t fit it all into one entry. Friday 28th April was supposed to mine and Jay’s wedding. My parents and sister came down the night before and stayed the...

My budgie is sick :o( I noticed on Monday his chest was all swollen. When I felt it, it was very soft. A quick Google search suggested his crop was fulled and blocked. So, off to the vet we went ...

April 25, 2017

Further House Update in Diary

Yes it’s me again with my fourth entry in 24 hours. Just had a call from the estate agent. The people who viewed the house yesterday are going for a second viewing this afternoon, and someone wh...

April 25, 2017

Busy Week in Diary

I’m going to be knackered by this time next week. Here is what I have planned, starting today. Tuesday (tonight) – Meal out with Dave at a Chinese restaurant. Wednesday – Annette for dinner and ...

April 24, 2017

Stuff in Diary

Yesterday I decided to move the sofabed downstairs as I’ve had a few people on Freecycle interested in taking it so I wanted it to be ready. I quickly regretted trying to do that on my own. It go...

April 10, 2017

Hen Party in Diary

So it’s about time I got writing about this hen party I went to last month. 12 girls on a rampage in Blackpool. Most of us there only knew one or two of the others; I only knew the hen and one ot...

April 06, 2017

Normal in Diary

So I just want to write about some normal, mundane stuff for a change. All my entries for the last six months have been very heavy and serious. Yes, it really has been six months! On the one hand...

March 14, 2017

I'm Safe! in Diary

I’m keeping my job! I can’t tell you how relieved I am. If I had lost my job, I would have ended up homeless as there would be no-one to pay the mortgage. On top of everything else that’s happene...

February 13, 2017

Being a Grown Up in Transition

All of our systems at work are broken today so I can’t do anything. Oh joy, I was planning to use my early starts this week to catch up on all my planned work as I’ve had no time the last couple ...

February 04, 2017

Black Sabbath! Granda is 90! in Diary

I think I’ve got out of the holiday with Annette and Tina. I sent her text along the lines of “My work is making it too awkward to get the time off that you need, I don’t mind if you go ahead wit...

January 21, 2017

Clothes in Transition

I had a bit of a clear out today. I was feeling strong so I’ve bagged up some of Jay’s clothes. All of his pants and socks are in a bin bag in the bin. There are three bin bags of his clothes whi...

December 30, 2016

Christmas and other things in Diary

I went up north for Christmas, straight after work on Friday 23rd and I came back on Tuesday 27th. It was nice to be with my family but of course I was also thinking of Jay as it’s the first Chri...

December 29, 2016

2016 Survey in Diary

I’ll write about my Christmas in another entry, I just feel like doing this right now. [1] What did you do in 2016 that you have never done before? Now then, this list is going to be quite long. ...

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