Category Archives: Good Deeds & Fun Things

Random Stuff #24

What a lovely Bank Holiday weekend we had. Cooperative weather, some exhibitions, a film, lots of sleep and plenty of home time some of which we used for home improvement projects. Yeah. A variety of links for your perusal and … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #23

Oh, there is so much to tell you all… a couple of trips to Cornwall, a few more exhibitions and then St Lucia, and our recent escapade to Scandinavia. But for now, it’s random stuff. Enjoy!   > And we … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #22

Today is Earth Day. There is so much beauty everywhere. Enjoy!   > In poetry. A green song (true fact, I used to sing Wendy Cope’s poem every time I used to go to the bottle bank). Let’s all look after this beautiful … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #21

All very London-centric here recently. Some highlights. Dinner at Diwana Bhel Puri House on Drummond Street. It’s just one of these things, you know, an institution. We hadn’t been there for years. The food was decent enough. And then Sunday, of … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #20

Ah. Spring. It is warmer (all things are relative). It is sunnier (ditto). And we’re all fooled. So easily. Because let’s face it. The reality is something like this… Undeterred, we’re welcoming warmth and colours in our lives. And fun. … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #19

Aha. Have you noticed that the non-rainy weather is sticking? Lovely. I have baked my cake and not only did the baking go okay, the cake’s tasty too! Work is progressing here on our bathroom design. We’ve narrowed down the … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #18

Yeah. That’s the sort of week I like. More sunny days. Less rain. Baked goods at work to raise money for charity (happy to help). I had a pistachio and rose cupcake and a rosemary, parmesan and sun-dried tomato elephant … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #17

Things are looking up. There is less rain about. The days are slowly getting longer. Daffodils and snowdrops are brightening our days, and trees are burgeoning. Spring is in the air. The nights are so clear we can see stars. And … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #16

So, the good news is that I’m now back at work full time. The greater news is that I have a lot of leave to take… and so I was at home yesterday, and it did me the world of … Continue reading

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Random Stuff #15

Welcome to this week’s Random Stuff. From IQ tests to cat shrines, we have a real mixed bag this week. Enjoy!   > 2014, the wettest start to a year since 1767. Storms. Floodings. Rain. Non-stop. Rain. Why we all … Continue reading

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