Monthly Archives: November 2013

50 Days – Update

Spirit I’ve signed up to Thankful in November with Krissie. Week One – The emails have been coming every day and I’ve spent 10 minutes or so thinking about them and so far it has been good for me and helped to get my … Continue reading

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Weekend Tasklist

Time for the general run down of stuff that needs to get done.  Most of the house stuff needs to be done today because Ryan is coming for dinner tonight and I’m spending Sunday looking for new boots and something … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

This weekend, I’m celebrating having a bottle of Kamm and Sons back in the drinks cupboard. I’m a big fan of Kamm and Sons and I’ve missed having a bottle to hand,  instead of reaching for my usual (the cold … Continue reading

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Friday Links

We’ve made it to Friday! Everyone still in one piece and looking forward to the weekend? I am just about, I have the cold of doom…again. As I keep saying, it won’t actually kill me, I’ll just want to die! … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas Presents – Handscrub

I’m going to do something shocking today. I’m going to talk about Christmas before advent has even started. I know try to overcome your shock! I am a great believer in waiting for Christmas, which given how impatient I am … Continue reading

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Red Lentil Dahl

My love affair with lentils is long standing and unlikely to die when it involves dahl.   It’s the holy grail of winter dinners, quick, easy, cheap and comforting. I use this Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall recipe from River Cottage Veg Everyday, which is a really … Continue reading

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Reasons to be Cheerful

Despite my positive attitude yesterday, so far this week has not been great. There are a number of reasons for this, I caught the cold that Mum has been struggling with for a week, it’s November and it’s Stef’s anniversary … Continue reading

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