Monthly Archives: May 2016

Gardening News.

Mr FD and I have been busy this morning – and we are feeling very satisfied! Despite the grey, overcast weather, we set to in the courtyard and on the balcony. Mr FD  planted two courgette plants, some carrot seeds … Continue reading

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Blessed are the Cheesemakers

16th May 2010 In 2010 we had a bit of a food-off. Our fiercely patriotic French friend would not concede that English cheese and paté could possibly be as good as the equivalent French produce. So Steve & Cathy – … Continue reading

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A little more crafting

I have been following – and using – a calligraphy/art blog called The Postman’s Knock for a while now, and love the tutorials that the very talented Lindsey gives. It is my friend’s Christian “birthday” soon – we became Christians … Continue reading

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Tree Zentangle

Pompom has received her tree zentangle. I think she likes it, as she sent me a lovely message. Here is the zentangle I sent: I was quite pleased with it – I’m experimenting using colour a bit more, since I … Continue reading

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April in Books

This is going to be a short post, as I only read one-and-a-half books this month. The half- a-book was “The Last Kingdom” and I reviewed it last month – it started well, but actually I found it quite tedious … Continue reading

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The King of Rome

I left a comment on Ang’s blog today – she had posted about an Unthanks song – and I wanted to point her in the direction of another Unthanks song which I really love. And as I listened to it … Continue reading

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