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Manic Street Preachers live in Manchester and Bournemouth

In the past week I have been lucky enough to see Manic Street Preachers twice. Once in Manchester, and once in Bournemouth. It involved a lot of time spent on trains travelling up and down the country but it was worth every travel-sick second. 570 more words

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Trifle Cupcakes

I am going to start this post about Trifle Cupcakes with a confession. I don’t actually like trifle. I am not a big fan of fruit, or cream, or custard, or any of those things in combination with one another. 457 more words

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Cheesecake Brownies

I have been a very bad blogger lately. The one line description I usually give of Through The Magic Door is “cake, crafts, and distractions aplenty”, but the last time any cake featured on this site was July. 201 more words

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Glow In The Dark Skyline Painting

As is pretty evident from the various things featured on Through The Magic Door, I love a bit of randomness. So last week when I popped into The Hub On The Green and was randomly given some glow-in-the-dark paint, my thought was “challenge accepted”! 115 more words

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How To Make A Secret Book Compartment

I think a daydream a lot of people share is the desire to have a secret door in a bookcase, but unfortunately I think that is unlikely to come true for the majority. 550 more words

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Squeak, Squeak, Pop, Squeak.

When I took up the challenge of balloon animals for my TTMD25x25 I didn’t expect it to lead to much of anything except a bit of fun making the odd balloon dog…but it’s safe to say I have a new addiction. 77 more words

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Balloon Animals - TTMD25x25 #16

When you have an extended family as large as I do, it’s pretty easy to find someone who knows how to do something that you need help with. 237 more words

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