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Drink Me: David's Tea, Buttered Rum

I was all set to present another holiday tea to you today, but when I went to sample it I couldn’t get past the first sip. 143 more words


Another damp walk

Friday 21st November 2014

I’m getting a bit fed up with this weather. It’s either raining or overcast and miserable. It was raining as Max and I left for our walk at Broadstone Rec, and it kept raining on and off throughout our walk. 79 more words



I couldn’t resist the beautiful shade of blue!

Remembering in France

This week Year Two have learned that the French symbol of Remembrance is not the poppy as it is here in the UK but another flower. 18 more words

Our Garden of Everyday No. 11: Cornflower for remembrance

In these days the world is remembering the tragic events of the First World War of 1914. In the United Kingdom, these days are remembered by the ubiquity of the “red poppy”, now represented as a public spectacle.  991 more words