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The set of vintage cookery books I collect...

Wednesday, September 14, 2011      19 comments

I LOVE old cookery books, I scour charity (thrift) shops for them, I have one where seriously I dont think there is ANYTHING I would want to eat, the pictures are so yuck it looks like various alien foods. I have some cool old slimming books,... Read more

My run route *pictures!*

Tuesday, September 13, 2011      20 comments

This is only my half mile route since, well, you have to go back don't you! And Im not up to running any further yet. Welcome to Suburbia! My Street Read more


Sunday, September 11, 2011      14 comments

Last year my homemade Christmas cake was totally amazing, Im just planning it out now for this year. Annoyingly though, not living next door to my parents anymore, I can't run round and borrow my Mum's bakewear and stuff. So I need to ... Read more

Water Filter Jug... the verdict!

Saturday, September 10, 2011      14 comments

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Organic Delivery Box Week 10

Friday, September 09, 2011      14 comments

Salad leaf mix, spinach, tomatoes, green beans, broccoli, peppers and fennel... which I have no idea what to do with and not that sure I even like, as only had once before and didn't really. Black grapes, apples and banana. Any ideas for... Read more

Running tomorrow...

Thursday, September 08, 2011      11 comments

*laughs* I had to blog with that title. but yes, what is it they say about the best laid plans? New job = New children = NEW GERMS!!!!!!! Yups, I have a delightful runny nose, sneezes and general feeling of meh. This has happened ... Read more

Running today...

Wednesday, September 07, 2011      10 comments

I went out and did another mile run again today, few seconds even though I felt I went slower, I think though it felt that because I breathed easier and made a concious effort to regulate it. My asthma isn't severe. Its mostly triggere... Read more

Running yesterday...

Tuesday, September 06, 2011      10 comments

So I tried running again yesterday, only the second time since I had surgery in May. When I tried before, it was stull uncomfortable on the scars, and I really didnt like it. Yesterday however it felt better. I ran a 12 minute mile. ... Read more

The Science Museum!

Monday, September 05, 2011      13 comments

On saturday we went to the Science Museum, we had planned to go round that AND the Natural History.... we didn't even finish the Science Museum! We looked round some, went and had a picnic in Hyde Park, then went back, we didn't even get to... Read more

Organic Delivery Box Week 9

Friday, September 02, 2011      10 comments

runner beans, beetroot, celery, leeks, mushrooms, lettuce, vine tomatoes, bananas, blueberries and apple! ... Read more


Thursday, September 01, 2011      16 comments

...went well. I need to sort out having a water bottle for myself, as I have a killer headache now from not drinking enough. Lots to learn about the Nursery, not met all my children still as they haven't all started yet, still in the t... Read more


Wednesday, August 31, 2011      20 comments

So I start work tomorrow. Of course Im anxious. Im also hoping I have made the right decision, Im used to working in Schools... and well, frankly I like the amount of holidays you get. Im now getting 7weeks LESS time off. Im worri... Read more

And a trip to the car workshop...

Tuesday, August 30, 2011      5 comments

As I whined the other day, my car was dead... again. Wasn't anything wrong with the alternator on my car, because it charged fine when we went on a long trip, a short trip followed by it sitting for a few days meant it had discharged the ba... Read more

DIY continued...

Monday, August 29, 2011      8 comments

We had to go on the bus since my car was dead, so even more fun (some sarcasm there perhaps?). Walk into Wickes.... and BAM that smell hits me *shudders* We find the tiles in the end, they where on offer33% off which was nice, then we ... Read more

The childhood trauma of DIY stores....

Sunday, August 28, 2011      14 comments

We are renting a house, its totally amazing. It was last decorated I'd say, about 1975. We have a pampas green bathroom suite, brown shagpile carpet in the living room... more wood paneling than a sauna, fake stone cladding, anaglypta ... Read more

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