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The Sounds of Silence…..

So, what’s been happening since I last posted? Well, the government decided that my daughter doesn’t need a carer any more, so I was told to look for work, and I found it, and started p/t in an office. All … Continue reading

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I Tried My Best and Bloody Magazines…..

Okay, so, I managed 4 days (which is still a personal best), but for the last 2 days I’ve had a bit of a migraine, so I’ve barely been on the computer and certainly not updating the blog. Hey ho, … Continue reading

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 620 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Oh Christmas Cake, Oh Christmas Cake……

…..why do you take so long to bake????? Well, the ‘gluten free’ experiment didn’t last very long as it appears that it’s something that’s is regularly tested for at my daughter’s diabetes clinic, so we’re back to her still feeling … Continue reading

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Back to the Bake Off………

Yes, the The Great British Bake Off is back on our screens. Have we all been watching closely? Yup, me too. T’was a little bit surprised to see a Madeira Cake for the first week’s technical challenge. Why? Because I … Continue reading

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Cheesecake Shot!!!

I sometimes wonder who the first person was to do something. Some are well documented – though if Alexander Graham Bell had known that his most famous invention would be used to sell everything from double glazing to ambulance chasers … Continue reading

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Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad

And now I’m singing the song in my head. Gee, thanks Meatloaf. Sorry I’ve not been about for a while, but I’ve been laid low by the dreaded lurgy. Thought I might have avoided coughs, colds and general illness this … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. As you can see…….small, but perfectly formed 😀 Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 350 times in … Continue reading

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It wasn’t my fault – honest!!!!!

Yes, I’ve been gone for a long time, and no, it wasn’t my fault. Honest. Suffice to say, changing internet providers when the old service is in someone else’s name and Data Protection laws are being invoked does not a … Continue reading

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Bread and Butter Heaven

It’s not, is it? Yes, it’s that time of year again. The nights are ‘fair drawin’ in’ as we say in Scotland. You can sit by the fire (well, not in my house which is all radiators – boo) and … Continue reading

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