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Pictures from an Autumn walk in the woods.
Sunday, November 04, 2012      34 comments

We went to Lesnes Abbey Woods yesterday, there is the remains of an Abbey there which was never repaired after it was sacked. There is a layout of virtually the whole thing, but not all that many higher walls left. Mostly we went to walk t... Read more
Cat Litter
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      22 comments

I hate lugging those bags of cat litter home. They are so flipping heavy. I carried two up the stairs, one in each hand the other day. Curious as I dragged them finally to the top... what do they weigh? 13.5lbs each apparently. ... Read more
My new music obsession..
Tuesday, October 30, 2012      15 comments

Aesthetic Perfection, if you listen, not suitable for little ears/eyes and certainly won't be to, I'd imagine, most of your tastes! But this guy has got me hooked right now and seriously, the last link is the dance style associated with thi... Read more
Went back to work today...
Monday, October 29, 2012      12 comments

... after a week off nursing my injury and feelings. Was so nice to get big squidgy hugs from the children and to be told they missed me. Three year olds tend to be far more honest about these things! Going back to work in an hour for ... Read more
Organic Delivery Box Week 66
Friday, October 26, 2012      16 comments

Apples, banana and grapefruits Eggs Shallots, chillies, dinosaur kale, celery, salad mix, mushrooms, peppers, celery.... Read more
Do or Doughnut?
Thursday, October 25, 2012      25 comments

Last night, despite the fact I'm off work, I went to work for a room meeting with my manager and colleagues. My manager kindly bought us fresh cream doughnuts, including... oh my, a custard one, my favourite. I had had a day totally o... Read more
Borrowing a blog... knowing too much.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012      18 comments

I was 323lbs. I thought I was happy enough, but it would truly have only been a matter of time before my health began to fail, I already had Plantar fasciitis, which isn't necessarily caused by weight but it certainly isn't helped by it! ... Read more
Organic Delivery Box Week 65 teeny weeny week?
Monday, October 22, 2012      16 comments

eeee lookie at the teenie fruits and vegetables! pears, oranges and teeny apples eggs teeny aubergine, teeny broccoli (thats 3 separate heads there), teeny ... Read more
So we went to a sewage plant today...
Sunday, October 21, 2012      12 comments

www.crossness.org.uk/ Yes really! Much better than it sounds, honestly. Its being restored to its high victoriana over-the-top-ness it used to be. Its a steam powered sewage pump, an early attempt at cleaning... Read more
Fun trip to hospital
Thursday, October 18, 2012      28 comments

So, I get bopped on the side of my head with a toy at work, and right on my eye socket has a split and a very colourful bruise now. Just back from hospital getting it glued. Wretched headache, no getting it wet for 5 days. Fed up... Read more
Organic Delivery Box Week 64
Wednesday, October 17, 2012      13 comments

Orange, banana, mango eggs mushrooms, sweet potatos, leeks, cucumber, cabbage, watercress and peppers.... Read more
Birthday weekend...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012      25 comments

Went to Cambridge on Friday, lots had changed since I had been there last (many years now!) but lots to do, was fun. Went to Camden on Saturday, got a super cute rainbow top. Sunday, local event at a National Trust place, a William Mo... Read more
Catching up, after so much work!
Tuesday, October 09, 2012      16 comments

Last week I had to work full time when normally I work part time... I was working 7.30 to 5 instead of 8-1!! I was also working as Acting Head Of Unit, so extra responsibilities. We are still working on settling children into new routi... Read more
Organic Delivery Box Week 62 and 63
Monday, October 08, 2012      12 comments

Orange, banana, muscat grapes eggs leek, lettuce, corn, peppers, chili peppers, mushrooms, tomatoes. ... Read more
Purple vegetables!
Monday, September 24, 2012      20 comments

Purple things that are meant to be other colours! The carrots came from a high-end supermarket and yesterday we went to Blackheath farmers market and got the purple cauliflower. Also got some apples, various types, tried a little goat... Read more

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