Monthly Archives: August 2012

Reading Schemes

I joined the library a few weeks ago. It is only a small library, but something I didn’t expect was that there would be so few books I had heard of in there. I know they have to keep up … Continue reading

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Rainy Day

  What do you do when it is getting towards the end of the summer holidays and it is 12 degrees outside and pouring with rain? You go to Frankie and Benny’s for ice cream sundaes, of course!  

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School Time

We got the letter yesterday. Mr 4 has a place at school. Not just at school, but at the oversubscribed school we requested. Hooray! We were getting a bit worried, knowing the school was full, and not hearing from the … Continue reading

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Driving Day

Yesterday I went to Hereford. Ironic, really, that for the five years I lived in Herefordshire I never drove to Hereford. I drove back once, after a party when I was designated driver, but never drove there. Until after we … Continue reading

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Off Baking

I have been getting used to a new oven. It has been a bit of a disaster, really. I was beginning to think nothing would come out right. My baking has definitely been off. The first cake baked in there … Continue reading

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Dear Yodel,

The people you deliver to every day are real people, leading real lives. When someone has paid extra for next day delivery, they normally have a good reason. Perhaps it is an urgent item, or maybe they just know they … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans

My plan for today centred around going to the library. The plan for this whole summer holiday was to get out for a walk as much as possible, preferably every day. In between waiting for tradespeople and delivery people and … Continue reading

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