Monthly Archives: May 2017

Friday Links

Happy Friday! Here are this week’s links…. The story behind the green huts in London. They aren’t that mysterious if you grew up in London. I’ve always known what they are, but this is fun anyway and as black cab drivers … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures: Plant all the things

Work on the plot this week was all about planting because I’m ready to do that. While Ma weeded, I planted out the crookneck, patty pan squash and courgettes, some of the tomatoes (Jen’s Tangerine Cherry and Orange Banana) and … Continue reading

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Best/Worst – 8 May 2017

Best Work. Work never normally makes it onto the best week, I’m not the person who loves my my job, I work for money so I can have a roof over my head and buy books and things for the … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Happy Friday! Charged for water that isn’t safe to drink. Wow. Irish beach washed away 33 years ago reappears overnight after freak tide. Why I’m quitting teaching. The scandal of the Bank of Mum and Dad. I’m going to say … Continue reading

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Try Again. Fail. Fail Better.

One of the things about nearly 9 years of blogging (yeah it’s been that long!) is that I get to see how everything changes and everything stays the same and my hair always looks good!One of the things that I … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures: One Year Later

How do you celebrate having managed to cultivate an allotment for an entire year. Like this…. I can’t quite believe that I stuck at it for 12 months. In that time I’ve found a community, in real life and on … Continue reading

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What I’ve Read – March and April 2017

I missed posting What I’ve Read for March and April so I’m catching up. I was trying to get though the Kindle TBR list and started ok, then went off the rails. Oh well… Ysabel – Guy Gavriel Kay (Kindle … Continue reading

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Best/Worst – 1 May 2017

Last week, was not the week I was expecting to have… Best Dinner with Josephine. We talked and ate and talked so a fairly standard meeting for us. I’m glad she’s enjoying her posting and I also found out she has a twitter … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Happy Friday! I’ve spend this week indoors with a sprained ankle, links are few this week because I’ve just can’t right now… The garden bridge is dead, the£38 million of public money sent should be repaid. I can’t imagine this … Continue reading

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Best/Worst – 24 April 2017

Last week was a holiday week, I had a staycation and got some things done at home but I spent the last four days of my holiday indoors.. Best Time to see people. Dinner with Sarah and Justin (and Fred). … Continue reading

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