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Happy Chairs

A busy Monday around the cabin. Paul has been editing a great deal, which is a good thing, and I have started a new furniture project. 221 more words

Springing into the week

Thought i would share with you all some of the spring colours that are arriving here at Samovila..after such a cold Winter and some really nasty frosts it is lovely to see life is coming back into my garden. 348 more words


Launch of "A Handful of Ash"

A friend from the Shetland Westside writers’ group has just published her latest crime novel which features the adventures of a sailing heroine in Shetland. The book is for sale on Amazon… 141 more words


Time Reading Program: Cross Creek

It was difficult to decide which one, of my current 57 Time Reading Program Special Edition books, to start reading first. Somehow my finger landed on… 477 more words

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Chickens-cluck, cluck

I love our chicks, all eight of them. They really belong to D & D, but they are sort of our chickens as the chicken coop is nearest our place, and we look after them and collect the eggs. 566 more words


Skibbereen is a small town in West Cork, Ireland.  Yearly there is a food festival which attracts food artisans from the area.  It showcases food from all farming to fisheries, to speciality cheese and other foods of the area, and West Cork has a lot of good food to offer.  77 more words

West Cork