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Le Crafty Cafe is born...
Le Crafty Cafe is born

  Le Crafty Café is born It looks like it is really happening! After the lady from the Chamber of Commerce came out to look at the property for my new project, she suggested we...  ...read more
What am I doing...
What am I doing

  What am I doing? I may not have written here for a couple of weeks, but believe me, I have been doing a lot of writing. My last blog was almost a train of thought piece; having come up...  ...read more
I am a threatened...
I am a threatened species

  I’m a threatened species So here we are – October; my least favourite month of the year. I’m still on a mission for it not to bring me down like it has every other...  ...read more
Bring me sunshine...
Bring me sunshine

Bring me sunshine ... I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again; I HATE this time of year! Actually, it’s usually October that I hate, but this year it has started...  ...read more
Writing Wednesday...
Writing Wednesday

Writing Wednesday While comparing hair lengths the other day, as it seems one does when one has two young daughters, DD6 commented that my hair has got really long. It’s really not...  ...read more
What do you call a deaf...
What do you call a deaf dog

  What do you call a deaf dog? On our way back from a week’s holiday on the west coast, like we did last year, we went to the SPA (Société protectrice des animaux / dog...  ...read more
On the Buses...
On the Buses

  On the Buses We made it! Summer holidays are officially over and I’m already tearing my hair out at the school transport situation and having three kids at three different schools...  ...read more
Thunderbolts and...
Thunderbolts and lightning

  Thunderbolts and lightning … If there’s one place you don’t want to be with young kids when a huge thunderstorm strikes, it’s in a woodland campsite near the...  ...read more
Word on the Street...
Word on the Street

  Word on the Street I think I’m at that age where the kids are better with technology than I am; actually, this has been the case for many years, but only now am I prepared to admit...  ...read more
No turning back...
No turning back

  No turning back Some women spend the day looking forward to getting home so they can take their bra off. For others, the feeling you get when you kick off a pair of uncomfortable shoes...  ...read more
Do you want to really...
Do you want to really want to zigazig ah

  Do you want to really want to zigazig ah? I’ve previously thought that the summer months were less expensive than the winter ones; fewer clothes to wash, not having to buy in wood to...  ...read more
Va Va Voom...
Va Va Voom

  Va Va Voom! It struck me the other day that I am actually seeing considerably less of my kids since they broke up for the school holidays than I do when they are at school. Not only are...  ...read more
Gottle of gear...
Gottle of gear

Gottle of gear! Although eating solids is still pretty much of a no-no, though I did manage a cheese and mayo sandwich the other day by squishing it as much as possible, then just swallowing in...  ...read more
We are the mushrooms...
We are the mushrooms

  We are the mushrooms Not that I wish to jinx it, but I’ve had good week: The rendering was finally done on the house, which should go some way to keeping us warmer this winter;...  ...read more
Anyone for coffee...
Anyone for coffee

  Anyone for coffee? Less than a week after getting my new teeth, I was back at the dentist to see how it was going. I explained that eating was still not possible because of a piece of...  ...read more

 

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