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Flaming June

Flaming Nora, more like - what’s this weather about?? A friend of mine said last week at least it was sunny (that day) but I’d rather have no sun and no fecking gale force winds than both! There have been some … Continue reading

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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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A last hurrah

Well today’s been pleasant. The bitter wind we’ve been blessed with all week, accompanied by icy rain, which got sleetier and sleetier throughout the day – it felt like gravel in your face by this evening – and which made … Continue reading

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Biscuits and broccoli

Eek, only a week and a half until Christmas – how did that happen?! On that note, today was our work Christmas lunch – but I didn’t get to go (violins please) It’s because I’d been booked to join a … Continue reading

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Brrrrrrrr, part 2

It’s been a bit of a flat-out week, even though I haven’t been at work… I know I was only off a couple of weeks ago but as I did last year, I saved lots of holiday, thinking I’d need it, … Continue reading

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And again

In my last 12 Weeks of Christmas Treats post, I said it seemed all to be about pecans and caramel. Well, I thought, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. I came up with the idea of an amazingly delicious … Continue reading

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Recurring themes

I was saying to someone at work today that I think it’s still too early for radio stations to be playing Christmas songs… then I realised there’s only four and a half weeks to go… best start thinking about getting … 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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A confession

I lied to you. I’m sorry *hangs head* It was when I said these were the ultimate flapjacks – and they’re not. But these are: In my defence, I thought the original statement was true at the time M’Lud; it’s … 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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