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Wardrobe Change Around

This week’s glorious weather, coupled with an imminent house move, have led me to turn my attention to my Winter/Summer wardrobe annual rotation. Because I don’t seasonally buy my wardrobe, and because space is limited, I have taken to storing winter or summer depending on the seasons. 242 more words


Make do and Mend: March

At the end of each of my first three posts, I’ve found myself wondering what, if anything, I’ll find to write about next month. However, thinking through the content of my fourth post, and reflecting on all that happened in March, I’ve come to the realisation that this ‘challenge’, ‘experiment’ (whatever the appropriate word is for it), however straightforward it might have seemed to us at the start, will continue to throw things in our path that we will have to find practical solutions for. 971 more words

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Short Hems And Broken Zips

Over the Christmas break I put on my brave face and went shopping at Bluewater in Kent for clothes. Shock horror. This doesn’t happen very often. 716 more words


nexus - meetings at the edge: exhibition

The night before the private view I had a dream that a giant version of the work featured on the poster ( see above) was writhing around the… 1,015 more words

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5 April 2018

One of our neighbours is moving and has given us a load of gardening stuff, including a greenhouse which is just what we wanted!   51 more words

The Marvellous Make Do And Mend

Technology can either be our empowering friend, or a huge pain in the posterior.

Sometimes both simultaneously.

Recently, I’ve been considering how to resolve a few technological irritations. 1,904 more words


Bench: Bulgaria photos 17

This image, a final blog post from this little apartment in Bulgaria that has been our home for five months as Digger waits impatiently to disconnect the wifi router, really sums up urban Bulgaria for me. 98 more words