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Favourites Friday #23

Okay Morgan, where have you been?

Yes, spring break has put me a bit of a hiatus from any responsibilities. It wasn’t intentional, but a break from the stress and focusing on friends and good vibes was the best thing I could have ever done for myself. 515 more words

The Enthusiast

It's not the critic who counts

It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. 312 more words

Human Nature

Ring dem bells ...

This is how it happens! Watch and listen! North Creake new bells

I learnt to ring bells as a teenager in the 1950’s (but hey, that’s ages ago), and then more or less forgot about it for 60 years. 353 more words


Old green sweater finds new life!

In the past few months an exciting new charity shop opened in my home town, one that charges £10 for a big plastic bag that you then fill up with pretty much as many clothes as you can get into it. 308 more words


• doggie detritus •

• doggie detritus •
I wouldn’t say ‘neat freak’, exactly. As applies to me, I mean. I’ve had kids for far too long to have that appellation applied to me and to still have remained relatively sane, considering the vortex of entropy that having said kids generally precipitates: not that I wouldn’t prefer a tidy abode, it’s just not feasible, as long as they draw breath within my vicinity (what I like to think of, as the ‘kid event horizon’), or at least, such has been my experience. 374 more words


No broomstick needed

I finally had a chance to go to Twyford woolly day after a few months of not being able to get there (the absences were all for pleasant reasons thank goodness).   228 more words


Big Screen Baseball - Misusing The Equipment

I’m going to be spending the upcoming offseason months watching a lot of baseball movies.  My thoughts and opinions about those movies will be posted here as part of an ongoing series.   257 more words