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Auntie - Chapter 2: Carnation

 As promised, Chapter 2 of Take II of my revitalized novel project. Enjoy!

The material was coarse and grey, the leather flap frayed. Felicia lightly ran her fingers along the fabric of the satchel before lifting the flap. 1,003 more words

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A bit of lazy day today… I went to the shops this morning, and then came home and sorted out the washing. Then I meant to do the ironing, but I just kind of sat and watched the whole Sex and the City movie and did nothing else. 113 more words


Smoothie Queen

Forget Smoothie King.

I’ve been blending up a storm of healthy smoothies for breakfast the past few weeks. I was getting a little sick of drinking my breakfast, though, so I decided to imitate those trendy juice spots and make my own bowl. 201 more words

Delectable Dishes

'Millionaire Shortbread' inspired Cupcakes

After having a millionaire shortbread at work one day, I thought what it would be like to create a cupcake version of this treat. A millionaire shortbread is a shortbread base with a layer of caramel and topped off with a chocolate sauce. 457 more words


Do you know green carnation symbolizes homosexuality? 

Great thing about traveling is you get to understand variety of cultures and lifestyles across countries, cities, the world.

Today, I was inspired by “The Green Carnation”. 300 more words


Pretty in Pink

I was teaching my students about making a line of watercolor and then using clear water to soften out one side of the line until it becomes a hard edge on one side and a soft shape on the other.   114 more words