Monthly Archives: August 2011

Plum Jam


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Paper Flowers

I have never been to Kew Gardens. I do, however, have a ten year old who will make me paper flowers to look at instead: Miss 10 loves making things, so of course when she saw a photo of a … Continue reading

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Talking Toilets

Beware if you need to use the public toilets in Ludlow. They talk. Poor Mr 3 is seriously upset. Yesterday we had a lovely day out in Ludlow. We looked round the castle. The kids went up and down every … Continue reading

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Kitchen Haiku

Cupboards overflow, But there’s nothing there to eat. Quiet panic hits. With thanks to Domesticali for the inspiration.

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Yesterday we celebrated a tenth birthday. Miss 10 made some lovely cup cakes, some with chocolate chips in them, and some with rather lurid icing. We also had a proper birthday cake. It was a sponge cake, sandwiched together and … Continue reading

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Bright Blanket

I have been busy lately crocheting squares. These are eventually going to become a blanket. I decided to make it after seeing this Gypsy Caravan Blanket taking shape. I realised that it’s been a long time since I made anything … Continue reading

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