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Fashion Forward or a weekend filled with family love

Husband has returned, animals happy and wife happy.

Fashion Forward with emerging designers, fun and interesting? Yes.
But I really want to make this Eid a long family weekend. 135 more words


Delay and carelessness in cleaning up Dallas Ebola man's linens and vomit

Ebola is a virus that has a 60-90% fatality. There is no cure.

Thomas Eric Duncan, 42, a Liberian national who recently flew from Nigeria on United Airline, arriving in Dallas, Texas (via Washington Dulles) on September 20, 2014, is the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States.  810 more words

Obama's America

The Book Monster

About 12 years ago I was lucky enough to be running a semi-professional website all about children’s books called The Book Monster. I wrote, edited, reviewed, interviewed and organised competitions and had the pleasure to talk to some great authors including… 365 more words

Books And Stuff

Steamed Apple Pudding

This was to be the finishing touch on my British themed dinner party, a steamed apple pudding spiced with cloves and smothered in vanilla custard. Sadly, however, this dish was a bit of a dud. 54 more words


Hare Soup

I couldn’t find Hare in the grocery store but they did have some fresh rabbit which was just as good, I thought. This is a very interesting and unique soup. 109 more words


Deviled Rib Bones

These are meant to be a by product of the roast beef and so I thought I was supposed to use short ribs, whereas I believe that I was suppose to the actual prime ribs. 34 more words