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Spin, spin sugar

Forget about spring – we’ve just had our summer. Going by the last couple of years, this weekend was probably it, but it was lovely. I spent much of it outside playing ponies, plus meals out on Friday and Saturday … Continue reading

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Friday

I know, it’s a rubbish title. But it is, indubitably, Friday. (Saturday tomorrow, fact fans). Like any other week, it’s been a mixture of work-type shenanigans and horse-related malarkies. And like every other week this March, it’s been like this: Literally … Continue reading

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Perfect partners

The only time Friday afternoon’s not great is when you’ve had a week off :-) It’s been busy but really good. Lots of riding, helping clear my mum and dad’s house which has just been sold – and as they’ve … Continue reading

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Cereal, sticky toffee and a belated birthday

Just to contradict the title of my last post, summer’s back. Although you can definitely tell autumn’s on its way, with cold nights and shortening days, it’s been beautiful. I’ve not had the full advantage of the hot days – I work … Continue reading

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Back to normal

Well, not quite normal: You’ll have to take my word that it was 32C just before I took that picture; it was beautiful at the weekend when summer made a late but heartfelt appearance. It was also a brief appearance, … Continue reading

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It’ll be all white

… and gold, of course. Yesterday’s results were brilliant; some people are calling it the biggest day for British sport ever – and what about Jessica Ennis? She came into the competition as Britain’s poster girl, with all the hype,  … Continue reading

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Feeling fruity – banoffee bonanza

This is what I had for breakfast this morning: Ok, maybe that’s not entirely true :-) That lovely lot, apples, pears, plums, apricots, grapes, oranges and bananas, was sent to me by Fruitdrop. It’s a company which, as its name might … Continue reading

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Highlights

Not the hair sort :-) Although I have got organised and booked a cut next week, bit overdue as it hasn’t been done since October. But random fact about my hairdressery habits aside, I’m talking about culinary highlights from the … Continue reading

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Cake and ice cream

Thank you very much for the birthday wishes! I had a lovely day. I went shopping with my friend in the morning and we had lunch, then rode (just as it started raining, for a change). Then I saw my … Continue reading

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Cake, compliment and a challenge

Hurrah for weekends – the bank holiday version especially :-) It’s been another long week with a couple of late work evenings but at least one was more interesting than the usual council meeting – On Wednesday evening, I went … Continue reading

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