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July 20: A truly grand design

Tonight, I had the pleasure of watching the 100th episode of a television series I’ve enjoyed over many years, Grand Designs.

The host, Kevin McCloud, has a lovely manner and a way with words. 210 more words

Mentally Fit

Escape to the Wild

Interesting programmes about how some people found their happiness in the wilderness

Escape to the Wild – Kevin Mccloud


Writers Guild Renews Deal With Optomen

The Writers Guild of America East has negotiated a new three-year contract with Optomen Prods., a specialist in  nonfiction programs for cable television networks.

Optomen shows include “Kevin McCloud: Escape to the Wild,” “One Bad Choice,” “Mysteries at the Monument,” “Mysteries at the Castle” and”What Have I Got.” 218 more words



“I’m terribly fastidious. I like symmetry and neatness, but my house is as chaotic as any other family’s.”

–Kevin McCloud

Around Town

May ‘One Book a Month’: Eco Book

Sorry this month’s ‘One Book a Month’ is a bit late. I’ve been a bit preoccupied with a few things lately (I’ll explain in my next post but a small hint: I may be about to take a new direction in life!). 393 more words

'One Book A Month' Campaign

Framing Up

A lot can happen in a few weeks. The Norovirus that outstayed its welcome, Easter, school holidays and of course a frame going up over at the reno. 469 more words


Britain’s First Online Upcycling Marketplace has Grand Designs on Success

I Am So Excited That  Remade in Britain announces exclusive upcycling partnership with Grand Designs Live

Being Held Between The 2 – 10 May 2015 and is being hosted at the ExCeL Centre in London… 549 more words

Zero Waste