Writing 101: Cafe Blog

Breakfast, coffee and a chat this morning Costa Coffee 9am: will keep a seat for you

Hi, pull up a chair and sit down, coffee’s on its way.  Why breakfast in Costa’s?  Well, primarily because we’ve run out of everything in our holiday cottage food-wise and don’t want to buy any more as we’re heading home tomorrow.  Costa’s was the first place we found that served food and I was hungry – I don’t do hungry very well.  We’d already tried one of those places attached to the likes of Premier Inns or Travel Lodges on the way in, but it was totally locked up – lights on and no-one at home!  Thought we’d stop off here then make our way into King’s Lynn as we want to see the reconstruction of the Sea Henge at Lynn Museum.  We had a good look round Lynn on Wednesday, found our way to the quay and walked along, took lots of photos (almost all of them concerning buildings), and completely forgot about the museum.

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Sunday ramblings

Well, the one day when I know I can lie in, I decided to get up early and go for a long walk!  Hmm, typical.  The weather wasn’t so good, but it was reasonably warm and didn’t look as though it was going to rain on me, so I switched on my ‘steps’ app on my mobile and set off (I’m trying to lose a bit of weight as I can’t get all my lovely summer dresses to fasten up).

I can’t believe how many people are out so early on a Sunday morning walking their dogs.  It’s three years since we lost our last dog, and I know I took her out at all hours during the week – but Sunday?  Lie in day! Read more