Monthly Archives: April 2011

Weekend Cooking – Easter Weekend

I worked right up to Easter, well Maundy Thursday and finished late in the evening. I had planned the weekend cooking, Sunday lunch and the weather forecast predicted good and sunny weather, which meant BBQ! – I had plenty of … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Wisteria

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52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History – Wk 17 – Pets

Week 17. Pets. Did you have any pets as a child? If so, what types and what were their names. Do you have pets now? Describe them as well. If you did not have pets, you can discuss those of neighbors … Continue reading

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Book Blogger Hop – Books by the same author

From the Crazy-For-Books web page “the Book Blogger Hop is a place just for book blogger and readers to connect and share our love of the written word! This weekly BOOK PARTY is an awesome opportunity for book blogger to connect with other book lovers, make … Continue reading

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That Christmas Feeling by Catherine Palmer & Gail Gaymer Martin

This is a novella containing two stories: Christmas in my Heart by Catherine Palmer By chance this also has a Christian slant to the book, and whilst I don’t usually focus on this genre these books had appealing covers at … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – O is for …..

O is for…… Originality One of the messages that I grew up with was, be yourself. As a teenager I was never one to run with the crowd. I enjoyed being me and am comfortable with who I am and … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – N is for …..

N is for…..Networking! This is a bit of a buzz word. We probably all do it in a professional sense when we attend training events and conferences. The last company I worked for was VERY into buzz words and acronyms. … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – M is for …..

M is for…..Monty In keeping with the current pet theme. Here is our beloved Monty. Monty 1997 – 2008.This photo was taken in June 2004 when Monty was enjoying the sun! Monty was a really beautiful dog – much like … Continue reading

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Blogging A-Z – April Challenge – Q is for …..

  Q is for…..Quilt When I was a child at school, my Mum worked for a fabric and clothing company in Guildford in the packing department. She was allowed to buy the remnants of the fabrics and often did and … Continue reading

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Sunday Salon – March and into April….

I have not posted a Sunday Salon post for a few weeks – due to being in the middle of several tasks, which seem to have taken a lot of energy and time. In the last few weeks I came … Continue reading

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