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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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Cor blimey Gov’nor

Warning, some readers may find the extreme sympathy-seeking in the following post slightly irritating. *strikes up the violin music* It’s been a slight mission of a week. Take a lovely neighbour, who’s obviously so fond of her dog’s squeaky voice, she … Continue reading

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Polar opposites

Apart from the current Polar weather applying to that title, this week’s been from one extreme to the other. From flat-out from Monday morning until this week’s paper went to press yesterday morning to sudden slow pre-Christmas week. It’s also the … Continue reading

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Sable-bodied

It’s such a hard life, having to make cookies every week *sigh* but someone’s got to do it. Come on, I’m taking one for the team here 🙂 This week’s contribution to 12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies and Sweets comes … Continue reading

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The Real McCoy

I was half-tempted to call this post “The Full Monty” – but I didn’t want to scare anyone off 🙂 It’s because of these: Remember the not-quite-but-nearly lebkuchen from last week? They were nice ginger/spice biscuits but they weren’t exactly … Continue reading

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Updates

Thank you for the sympathy on my last post! It’s actually not too bad because it’s not on the joint so it hasn’t stopped me doing anything. But as I liked the sympathy, here’s looking for some more: Ouch 🙂 … Continue reading

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Not quite – but nearly

Er, anyone care to enlighten me as to what this weather’s about?? Brass monkeys on Tuesday, no jacket needed today… not that I’m complaining in the slightest but I just get the worried feeling that when winter comes, it’s going … Continue reading

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It’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to…

I meant to write this post on Wednesday, as part of the What I Ate Wednesday party… It was going to be a “What I Made Wednesday”, full of culinary creativity… but I ran out of time. So I decided … Continue reading

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