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Winter Wonderland

So much snow!

We’re covered in the stuff in Matlock Bath, so I can only imagine what it must be like up in the hills! I suppose some of you are finding it difficult to get to work today. 156 more words


Back on the grid and expressing my love through cooking

I’m back! After the best part of 5 days without phone and internet I’m feeling relaxed, recharged and ready to go.

So what’s on my mind…. 398 more words

Random Posts

Baby It's Cold Outside

I went to bed last night with the temperature around -5, this morning it was -8.  I lit the stove with the coals remaining from the overnight burn and sat down with my morning cup of coffee.   387 more words

Smores at the beach

Ha the American tradition of Smores! Doris had gotten everything that was needed for it. It was Maya’s first time experiencing the fun. Everybody enjoyed it and Chloe and Lara were happy to show Maya how to do it. 34 more words


Morning Light

Day 2 in the Alum Can.  I am torn between running into the refrigerator or the tiny bathroom with a heater to get warm. Outside the land is white with frost. 199 more words


Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

From US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Before crawling up on the roof to string the Christmas lights, you need to know that every year, hospital emergency rooms treat about 12,500 people for injuries, such as falls, cuts and shocks, related to holiday lights, decorations and Christmas trees, according to the U.S. 773 more words