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What I’ve been Reading – April 2018

Since around 2012 The British Library has re-published long-lost crime novels.There’s quite a collection and I’ve read two of these novels already. Murder in the Museum by John Rowland has been on my pile for a year or so now. … Continue reading

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The 100 Day Project 2018 – Thoughts on 25 Days Down

Where did those 25 days go? I have be messing about with fabric pens, dimensional paint, scraps of material and embroidery floss and created a quarter of the squares. I’ve been sharing a photo everyday over here on Instagram along … Continue reading

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Click Tick List – Photograph 100 Gardens – The Alnwick Garden

I remember that this garden, on the outskirts of the pretty walled town of Alnwick in Northumberland, was originally famed for its water features. There are still a huge part of the garden but now the label attached should simply … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Six

And here is another week. There was fresh bread and hummus…… Lightly toasted the bread and added some vegetables to help the 5 a day quota and hey presto a perfect lunch. I’m not even bothered that its blurry. I … Continue reading

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Layout Share – Day Two Review

Here is another page that is going into the big 2017 Holiday album. I have made these ‘review’ type pages before and after looking at all the photos I wanted to include from our Washington leg of the trip I … Continue reading

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Currently – Spring 2018

Yesterday we had the hottest day of the year. When the weather turns I always feel the same. I may have felt lethargic and festered all winter but then one day when the breeze is warm and the light is … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Five

Here we go again. And here we go with trying to eat healthily. Can’t resist a flower covered in raindrops…. More Daffodils, this time on our walk in the garden of a local Church. SO now we see why I … Continue reading

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Layout Share – The Breakfast Spot

Back with more tales from last summer. The Breakfast Spot Here is the story – Amazingly we had not pinned down the place we were going to eat breakfast but luckily Bev and David went on a very early morning … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Four

Here we go with a few more photos. Trying to eat my ‘5 a day‘ I know you would think that as a vegetarian it would be easy but some days it simply is not because we make the bad … Continue reading

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Bloom 2018 – The Hellebores

I love a first. I also love when it’s time to start sharing flower arrangements here again. We seem to have had a harder winter than usual but you know me I’m not going to complain about the snow….. okay … Continue reading

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