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Episode 064 - Cricket Muncher

Blue Delliquanti returns to school us on Yaoi Hand Syndrome, the inspirational power of children’s book covers, and how best to put protein in Leia Weathington. 56 more words


The Twits

The time has come to elaborate on the ‘stories’ part of ‘Stories with Sam’.

Sam loves stories. He’s always liked books. When Sam was almost one year old, we were on our way back from a holiday and due to huge snowstorms and a perilous motorway we made an unplanned stop at my sister Maddy’s house in Nottingham. 420 more words

Looking for Magic in Everyday Places

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.” 465 more words


The 'Issues' of 'Missing You'

18/09/14 – 365 Challenge #261

Tonight I was supposed to be in Cardiff watching The Saturdays performing, but after a long 24 hour decision making process, (including discussions with Mum and my friend Lucinda who I was due to go with), I decided it wasn’t worth the possibility of feeling worse, especially since lectures start at University on Monday! 296 more words

General Musings

BAKING: Scotch Egg Pie and my first foray into the world of PASTRY!

I had never made a pie.
It is a deep source of shame to me, as a proud Yorkshire lass, that I had never even attempted to make my own pie – I didn’t even know how to make pastry before today. 468 more words


A little nonsense, now and then,

is relished by the wisest men.

- Roald Dahl