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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.

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“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

Freebies

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

Gardening

B & Q UNLOVED ROOMS

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

Commercials

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

Life

*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