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Monday Miscellany: Busy, gloomy and tired

Happy Monday people! It’s the last week of November, for which I’m profoundly grateful. It’s dark and gloomy and I know there are several month long, dark months of winter left but I’m always glad to see the back of … Continue reading

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Sunday Music: Hope the High Road – Jason Isbell and 400 Unit

I love Jason Isbell and I hate November. This song is everything I want in November I know you’re tired And you ain’t sleeping well Uninspired And likely mad as hell But wherever you are I hope the high road … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany: I feel terrible

It is not a happy Monday. I woke up this morning with a temperature. To go with it headache, shivering, nausea and throwing up. I throw this type of fever fairly regularly, wake up in the middle of the night … Continue reading

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Friday Links: Budgets and Pumpkins

Happy Friday! Jeremy Hunt says top diplomatic jobs open to non-civil servants Well if Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt can be Foreign Secretary, it stands to reason that any monkey could be a diplomat. It makes my very cross because … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany: Teambuilding, Cocktails and Aunty Duty

Happy Monday! After last week, which involved a very early morning for a trip to Southampton, a cocktail making class and having the nephews on Saturday night. Which was much easier than you’d imagine but involved more cooking than I … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures: Autumn Approaches

The last time I went on holiday, was before I had the plot. In fact, the call to say there was a plot available came on the last day we were in Amble, we came home on Saturday and by … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany: Everyday Living

Happy Monday! Today, I re-enter everyday living and the dreaded commute. 6am this morning was a bit of a shock and it’s always surprising how difficult it is to slip back into routine after only a week off. The morning … Continue reading

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