Monthly Archives: July 2015

Friday Links

Happy Friday! Happy last day of July! Today I am not at work, I’m having a haircut, which I really need, but here are this week’s links When weddings attack… I really don’t get it. I just don’t. Go to a … Continue reading

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What I Ate – July 2015

At the end of every month, my posts on what I’ve read, what I’ve been cheerful about and my goals for the month, have been really useful to me in tracking my moods and progress. So I’ve decided for this … Continue reading

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What I’ve Read – July 2015

All my reading this month has been Regency or Regency-ish. Lots of Mary Balogh, carrying on with the Temeraire books, and two history books about Waterloo and a re-read of John Kincaid’s memoires… Empire of Ivory – Naomi Novik (library … Continue reading

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Flicky fringe

One of the things no-one tells you about middle age is how unruly your hair gets. I knew it was coming, Ma’s hair has got increasingly curly, not enough to actually curl but it’s very wavy. I had curly hair … Continue reading

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Life Happened – Frustration

There are two ways of looking at how last week went. One view is that it was a horrible week, a hard slog because I had to spend so much time dealing with the ridiculousness of others and lots of … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Well, it’s been a week. Here are your Friday Links… Martini. Like there are ever enough links about martinis! Also has Ian Goodman, who made Ma brandied cherries when she retired… Ian Goodman, head barman at the Oxo tower in … Continue reading

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Life Happened – A quiet week

Last week started with a day off and coffee with Kathy at Artisan in Ealing. The coffee was good but it really is peak hipster. My hair really needs a cut and this was painfully obvious in the damp weather this … Continue reading

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