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For the Part-timers | The Part-Time Vegetarian: Felxible Recipes to go (Nearly) Meat-Free | A Review

Morning all!

Carrying on with my cookbook series, today I’m reviewing The Part-Time Vegetarian cookbook by Nicola Graimes.


The popularity of the part-time vegetarian (flexitarian) diet – one that is largely vegetarian but occasionally includes poultry, meat and seafood – is growing. 398 more words


The Strangest Present I've Ever Received

If you’ve ever met my mum you’ll know she is a bit of a tripper. Heart of gold and kindness that can and does overwhelm you but a tripper all the same. 453 more words



Hush, little baby, don’t say a word. Mama’s going to buy you a mockingbird. And if that mockingbird won’t sing, Mama’s going to buy you a diamond ring. 105 more words


Holiday at the shops

Shopping in malls, even window shopping, can provide you with a myriad of things to do, people to see and questions. Every year shoppers complain about how stores get ready well in advance for the next big holiday season or themed event. 903 more words


Essentials - The Easy Children's Gift


I came across My Pocket Money Toy on Instagram (as you do all the best things in life) and was instantly seduced. They take all the fuss out of buying presents by sending boxes of beautifully wrapped and carefully chosen gifts through the post – what’s not to love? 229 more words

Another colleague happy

This week, I’ve taken advantage of the still light evenings after work to clear up the autumn garden. The nasturtiums continue to thrive, so I am leaving them for the bees to enjoy while they are still about. 137 more words


My 24th Birthday - Vintage Haul

As I’ve shared with you the vintage and vintage style gifts I’ve received for my birthday and Christmas before, I thought I’d do so again this year.  352 more words