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Archive for April 2019

#GlobalBlogging 109

Happy Monday everyone and welcome to Global Blogging! Wherever you are in the world, come and join me and Heather at Shank You Very Much! You can link up any 2 posts then please comment on both host posts and the one in front of yours. Please encourage your friends to join us by sharing […]

#Project365 week 17: end of the Easter holidays and back to work/school!

Day 111: Easter Sunday and a trip to Basing House to enjoy a Civil War reenactment with my parents   Day 112: final day of the holidays and a vegan roast dinner with potaties served in 3 ways due to awkward kid palates! My first attempt at a cheese sauce using nutritional yeast was quite […]

Wallace and Gromit are celebrating #30CrackingYears with a Musical Marvels tour!

I can’t believe Wallace and Gromit are celebrating #30CrackingYears: where has the time gone?! Wallace and Gromit were a major part of my childhood. The skill and creativity of Nick Park and his team is simply enthralling for all ages. (c) and TM Aardman/W&G Ltd. All rights reserved. To celebrate this momentous anniversary,¬†Carrot Productions has […]

The Silver Ladies of Penny Lane, by Dee MacDonald

  The Silver Ladies are Tess and Orla, best friends who both want to lose some weight and find love. This book was a real breath of fresh air and really made me question why there are not more books with mature characters: are we uncomfortable withh the idea of sex for the over 60s? […]

#StayClassyMama 28

Hello and welcome to the #StayClassyMama linky. How was your Easter holiday and have you settled back into the school routine yet? Please have a read of the rules and make sure you have my badge on your post or page! Let your blogging friends know about the link up and encourage them to join […]