Category: Humorous/Fun

The last quiz on Sweets proved extremely  popular with over 100 blog readers participating. I think one of the trickiest questions was No4; a few people suggested the answer was Curly Wurly, when in fact the answer was Refreshers. Well, never mind, another week in lockdown and another walkington-life quiz. This quiz was inspired by …

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Posted on: 5, June, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

Recently a  friend was chatting to her daughter about how the family were and she told her about her 14 year son. My friends grandson, like most 14 year olds, has to be reminded to shower and use deodorant!  The boy had gone into the shower and after finishing my friends daughter was listening for …

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Posted on: 1, June, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

I bet many blog readers  found the last teaser on British Sitcoms pretty easy. This brain teaser is called ‘Name The Biscuit’ and hopefully that is all the help you will need except to say that the numbering went haywire after question 5. The question numbers disappeared.  Questions 6,7 and 8 are made up of …

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Posted on: 2, May, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

Goldilocks and the Three Beds! Recently my husband and I decided it was time to buy a new mattress. John Lewis sale was on so we took a trip to York to look at the offers and try the mattresses. The bedding department had a good selection and we decided to go ahead and buy …

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Posted on: 2, May, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

This poem arrived in my email letterbox the other day from a good friend who lives in the village. I immediately thought this would be suitable for the blog, so I contacted him to ask if he knew who had written the poem, because breach of copyright can cause problems. He didn’t know! Because the …

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Posted on: 10, April, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun

Lost in Translation! During the Coronavirus lockdown friends and family have been in regular contact to see how their families/friends are coping. Our friends daughter had become ill with symptoms of the virus and was self isolating when her friend rang to see how she was feeling.  The friend, a Spanish friend from Barcelona, said …

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Posted on: 1, April, 2020 | Author: editor
Categories: Humorous/Fun