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MY WORD OF THE WEEK – Cold
After all the rain last week, this week we’ve definitely had a drop in temperature and it is so cold.
Last Friday I left the house to go to The Little Man’s assembly and it was so good. They did a story that had been written by one of the children in the class and it was all about being different and trying to fit in. It was a perfect end for anti bullying week and for Children In Need as all the children were dressed in their spots.
I got a bit crafty and got one of the girls old blue sweatshirts and coverd the motif in the middle with a big yellow circle, which I then added random coloured spots which I’d cut out of some old clothes that had not made the charity shop bag. Recycling at it’s best. Sadly the Little Man was the only one in a home-made spotty top.
Back to being cold. I’ve not been out this week again. I’ve been sitting here with my blanket, my laptop and the cats to keep me warm. I get fed up of being stuck at home but sometimes I’m glad I don’t go out in the cold. I’ve certainly had my fill of scraping ice off the car in the past. And stamping my feet in the school playground to keep the feeling while waiting in the cold for the kids to come out of their classrooms. Yes, I miss not being able to do this, but there is only the Little Man That I’ve missed out on, and I didn’t get sick until he was in year two, so I was there for the early years.
I’ve been thinking of getting a bigger warmer coat, but I do have a nice one it’s just that when I’m in my wheelchair it splits apart at the knees. I’m just going to have to give in and try a blanket on my chair if I’m going to be outside.
I guess it would be nice to go into town and have a nosey around the Christmas markets. not so easy in a wheelchair, but at least I could get a feel of Christmas. And a hot chocolate and German sausage sounds nice. And so long as I wrapped up warm against the cold, it could be fun.
What word or phrase sums up your week this week? And how do you keep warm?
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