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Allotment Adventures: Plant Sparta

It’s that time of the year when I plant all the things out and then worry. After last week’s great planting out, there where some plants that didn’t cope. I’m not sure about some of the cukes, two of the … Continue reading

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Allotment Adventures – Heating up

It was a hot week and I was on my own. I had a lot of stuff to do in the house and as the forecast for this week was very hot, I didn’t go to work. I went to … Continue reading

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2016 Goal Recap – June

Goodbye June. That went really quickly! I can see the uptick in my mood due to the longer days, even when I’m miserable it’s easier to throw off and not dwell. June has mainly been an allotment, staying close to … Continue reading

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Small Changes

Remember back in April, when I admitted that I needed a kick up the behind? It has taken a while, but I spent June actively trying to make some of the changes that I needed to make. I’ve done enough counselling … Continue reading

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June/July Goals

It’s the beginning of July already.. Let’s look at how I did in June.. Exercise Training to walk a marathon and pyramids every day. The walking is fine but the pyramids died in the last two weeks of the month. … Continue reading

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Foodie Penpals – June

My parcel arrived from Dan, delayed slightly by the long weekend. So what was in it? Dan believes that “in order to make great food, you need to start with the basics” and sent his favourite Maldon Sea Salt. I … Continue reading

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Changing my mood

I didn’t have a good start to the week. We had a 2.5 day heatwave in London on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday morning. Now people who live in properly hot places probably wouldn’t think of the weather we’ve had as … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon..

On Sunday, Ma and I went to the Crematorium to ‘visit’ Grandad and his ‘plague’ (When my Grandad realised that he was dying, he gave Mum a letter with his wishes, the hymns he wanted at his funeral and so … Continue reading

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Home: Living Room Pictures

There’s a big white space above my sofa in the living room. Well there was.. I looked for a print but couldn’t find anything I liked, so I left it for a while. Then I had the idea of taking … Continue reading

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Sunday Music: The Age of Revolution – The Duckworth Lewis Method

It’s June, the sun finally came out and there’s cricket. I know nothing of cricket, I know that the Duckworth Lewis Method is the way cricket calculates who wins if rain stops play. The Duckworth Lewis Method is also Neil … Continue reading

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