Monthly Archives: December 2010

Smugness

I’m feeling fairly smug today. It’s because I realised I’ve (almost) finished my Christmas shopping AND my cards. For some, probably most people, that wouldn’t be anything to write home about but, bearing in mind I’m a disorganised and generally … Continue reading

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It’s summer… kind of!

Seriously, I was dressed like this today: Ok, maybe that’s a slight exaggeration lie 🙂 But it was 8C at one point today and after what we’ve had recently, that’s as good as bikini weather! It also meant I got … Continue reading

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Adaptation, evolution, bananas and butternut

According to Wikipedia, adaptation is “the evolutionary process whereby a population becomes better suited to its habitat”. And, as a member of a species that likes to consider itself fairly high on the evolutionary scale, I like adaptation. A lot 🙂 … Continue reading

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Breakfast are the most important meals of the day…

Hee hee. It’s confession time. I almost always have two breakfasts. Because I usually go up to the yard (on my bike when it’s not absolutely Baltic outside) and then come back to change for work, I’ll have one before I … Continue reading

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Breakfast the easy way

 Since I’ve been able to eat oats again (post-coeliac diagnosis) my only regret has been that I didn’t realise it earlier. I used to eat porridge like there was no tomorrow before I was diagnosed but always in the same way, whereas … Continue reading

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Madness…

This is another post title that could apply to two things. One is that, when I got out of my car on Friday night, it was -11C. Seriously, I drove home (luckily less than a mile) with no wing mirror … Continue reading

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Going (ginger) nuts

I’m not going to moan about the weather at all today. I’m not going to bring up ice, slush or snow. And I wouldn’t even dream of mentioning the fact it’s MINUS ELEVEN degrees outside, which is just wrong. *Deep breath* Anyway. 🙂 When I … Continue reading

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Attaining new heights

The title of this post could refer to two things; the snow outside – or the number of layers I’m wearing to cope with it! Yep, having escaped the worst last week, the evil stuff came down with a vengeance … Continue reading

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