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Stewart Christie & Co- A New Lease Of Life

It is the accuracy and detail inherent in crafted goods that endows them with lasting value. It is the time and attention paid by the carpenter, the seamstress and the tailor that makes this detail possible. 450 more words


Queen's birthday (2013)

Fun time with New Zealand celebrating the Queen’s birthday weekend.

For Aucklanders, all roads led to The Cloud at Queens Wharf for a free Best of British-themed event.   31 more words


All things honey

Nathan and I ventured to the Blenheim Palace food festival this summer, and stopped by The Oxford Honey Company stand. We tasted all the honeys they had on offer, and I have to say it really opened my eyes to just how different one type of honey can taste from another! 444 more words

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A weekend in the Kentish countryside

I took a trip home to Canterbury this weekend for a friend’s BBQ. My parents’ farmhouse is particularly beautiful at this time of year, and whilst the weather wasn’t great, the clouds were particularly striking which made for some good photographs! 373 more words


Dealing with Chuggers

Today – a Tube strike in London.  I decided to take the day off, have a duvet day.

  • Lie-in
  • Stroll round the locality
  • Do a bit of personal admin…
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Blewbury open gardens

Blewbury is a stone’s throw from where we live in Didcot, and is one of our regular jaunts, not least because one of my best friends and her husband live there with their two cats who we feed when they are on holiday.  397 more words

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Henning Wehn - What a Zufalll! What a Weekend!

So Christmas Day 2014 I ended up trawling the booking website, and finally booked our tickets to see Henning Wehn…

July 25th in York.   Quite an advance booking. 227 more words

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