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How do I view two Excel spreadsheets at a time?

You’re looking at a spreadsheet and you want to compare it to another one. In Word, it’s easy to line up two separate documents side by side to look at them both. 1,112 more words


DIY - slow and steady wins the race

DIY – it’s rewarding, fun, exciting and grownup but it’s also slow, hard work and a little frustrating at times, mainly because it’s stuff we can’t do ourselves! 208 more words

DIY And Property

The shameless self-promotion post (Tell Us Yours!)

We all have projects we care about, our websites, books, collections of poetry, book, app, or small businness project. What I want to do here is tell the world about it. 165 more words

20 Minutes A Week

Gainsborough trees; curating life; learning and sewing, learning and growing; generational context

Gainsborough, Thomas. The Harvest Wagon (1784). Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto.

I’m looking out the window today at wild, rain-drenched skies and what I have always thought of as Gainsborough trees – with that poetic wind-whipped look that shimmers with green and silver and even a touch of yellow. 2,047 more words

Generational Difference

Could this be your new desk?

For a small charity like us it is really important that everyone can get involved in what we do.  That is why we’ve invested in a volunteer desk at Hayweight House.   362 more words


Happy (crochet) birthday to me!

Just realised today is my “crochet” birthday. On 4th September 2013 I went to my first crochet lesson at the Textile Studio, Belfast. And here we are a year on, and I am so hooked it is unreal! 41 more words


A Change is as Good as a Holiday

I was quite excited when I got home this evening and my husband told me I’d received a postcard in today’s mail. How exciting…Who could it be from? 633 more words