Monthly Archives: January 2016

A Prize …. Just For Watching TV !

E   Look what dropped through my letterbox this morning ! Isn’t it beautiful ?  And all I did to earn it was watch TV …..yes….REALLY !   “WHAT ?”, I hear you shout ……..   “HOW CAN THAT BE … Continue reading

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Salmon

  I have no intention of turning my blog into a  ‘Cookery, Food and Recipe‘  page.  My friends Annette and Gita do far better at that than I could ever hope. However, following my  ‘Smoked Salmon’  post a few days ago, I was asked … Continue reading

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Over The Limit

   Longer ago than I care to remember, my dear friend Matt Mascarenhas devised a delightful little game.  He is a  ‘Countdown ‘ addict ….you know, the word and numbers quiz-type programme on Channel 4 …. …. so, every Monday, … Continue reading

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Two Budget Concealers …..Review

  First of all, may I say that I realise that my idea of a  ‘budget‘  item may not, necessarily, be everyone’s opinion.  One person’s  ‘cheap product’  is often another’s  ‘luxury item’. Also, my reviews of various products are  ALL … Continue reading

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Its an Egg Spoon !

  I was making some mustard the other day.  OH does like his English Mustard ! I have a cute white china mustard pot,  with a cute white china lid and an even cuter white china  spoon. ………At least I … Continue reading

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Stone Bridge Headband Review

  I must say, I am quite enjoying these forays into the realm of the  ‘Beauty and Fashion‘ blog …..I do hope you are, too.   So ….here we have another of the fabulous hair accessories that I received in … Continue reading

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Can You Buy a Miracle for £2.99 ?

  I am,  as I have often said before,  definitely NOT an  ‘Official Beauty Blogger‘ Oh,  how I wish I were !  Wouldn’t it be lovely to smother oneself in lashings of  ‘Creme de Mer‘ or the latest products from … Continue reading

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Promises to Keep

  Today I find that things are positively  QUEUING UP to be done. Apart from the everyday chores and tasks ……cleaning; cooking etc etc. I have so many ideas for blog posts that my brain is full of whirling thoughts. … Continue reading

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How to make a French Pleat

  A few days ago a fellow blogger ….the gorgeous MsCellany …… asked if I would do a couple of  ‘Hair-do’  tutorials.  Apparently she has some beautiful Stone Bridge hair accessories, but would like a few tips on using them to their full potential. … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon and WordPress Themes

      Well, I’m still trying out various themes for my blog page, as you can see. I must say I rather like this one …..The Twenty Ten….. It has the clean, crisp look that I wanted and I … Continue reading

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