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Decorated with Honours

I’m not one for making light of childbearing, that visceral combination of biological mayhem and physiological improbability. That’s why I’m as serious as a Snap! lyric when I say that pregnancy & childbirth is the equal of…painting & decorating. 806 more words

A Place for Everything...

Just a very short post tonight before I settle down with a brew and catch up on GBBO :) You might recall a couple of days ago I mentioned that I needed to sort my yarn stash and knitting stuff out. 179 more words

Artsy Bits

RIP Father Raymond Gravel, Progressive Catholic Priest

Sad news via CBC News:

“Father Raymond Gravel, a well-known Catholic priest, an advocate for Quebec sovereignty and a social activist, has died.


“He served one term as the Bloc Québécois MP for Repentigny, before he was ordered by church authorities to choose between his priesthood or politics and returned to the pulpit.

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Canadian Politics


I’ve just finished turning the compost heap – ie the one which new cuttings and vegetable waste go into. In spite of the hot weather recently, I was pleased to collect about 25 l. 190 more words



B & Q 2013 national television campaign for unloved rooms

Watch the adverts – http://youtu.be/g2fVTIkUHO4
                                   – http://youtu.be/RwYdy7oV5Ec

Director : Lalli Johnsson
Production Company : Kream… 10 more words


Decorating Novices

I’ve been busy decorating my new house and boy have I got into it. I think I have been to B&Q 10 times this month! Along with my Mum and my husband we began a great makeover of the kitchen, landing and stairs, back porch and garden. 564 more words


*The Oregon Marathon*

After a few weeks of lower mileage and lighter training, the “break” is over and I’m back into marathon training mode. I just returned from my longest run in a month and am feeling good about my decision to take it easy these past few weeks. 261 more words