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My Christmas Message

        I wanted to share my thoughts about this time of year and so I revisited my posts from past years, for some inspiration and found this. It was originally posted on my old blog “Tilting at … Continue reading

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Lucy’s Christmas Stories

  Way back in December 2011, I wrote a couple of Christmas stories for my dear friend Lucy. I reblog them here, along with the story behind them, in the hope that you will enjoy them.  Okay, they are silly … Continue reading

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Rush

  Its all  GO at the moment ….rush, rush, rush …..Hurry up ! I have so much to do and so little time in which to do it ….or at least, that’s how it seems. Christmas is looming and I’m … Continue reading

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Day 95 of 100 Pleats ….The Fairy Who Fell off the Tree

  Day 95 of the 100 PLEATS IN 100 DAYS CHALLENGE and, continuing the  ‘Christmas Decorations‘  theme, I have styled my hair in a rather messy French pleat and added this super-sparkly and completely silly, star-decorated hair-band.  ………. Now I … Continue reading

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Day 86 of 100 Pleats ….Unadorned

  Day 86 of the 100 PLEATS IN 100 DAYS CHALLENGE and today you see my hair in a simple French pleat ……. and THAT’S IT !! Nothing else ….. No accessories or embellishments, just my plain old hair being … Continue reading

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Day 70 of 100 Pleats ….. Reasons to be Cheerful

  Day 70 of the 100 PLEATS IN 100 DAYS CHALLENGE and I am feeling a little ‘down’ ….. 70 days of this challenge done ….. still 30 days to go ….and at the busiest time of year, too.  But, … Continue reading

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Day 47 of 100 Pleats …..Autumn Almanac …… Celebrations and *THAT* Advert

Day 47 of the 100 Pleats in 100 Days Challenge and, in honour of this grey and damp autumn day, I am sporting a classic French pleat and wearing golden leaves and berries in my hair.  Very autumnal …. Ahhhh AUTUMN ….. I … Continue reading

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Always Expect the Unexpected ………. Day 33 of 100

Today its Easter Saturday …..midway between Good Friday and Easter Day. Easter is a holy time for Christians ….for others it is a welcome holiday ….but, for everyone its a time of renewal….of new beginnings …… a promise of warmer … Continue reading

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Random, Post-Christmas Thoughts

Well, that’s it over for another year ! Christmas, I mean. The mistletoe has lost all its berries;  the wine has all gone and if you hear that bloody Cliff Richard song one more time you will scream. The recycling … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days …….. Day 67

67 of 100 Christmas has begun to appear in my local supermarket ……………… cue much  ‘chuntering’  from many of the customers ! ” Its only October !”  wail some …… ” Its gets flipping earlier every flipping year !”  moan … Continue reading

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