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Washing-up liquid

I sometimes find myself puzzling about very ordinary, day-to-day things… I was talking to a writer friend today and we talked were rambling on about stuff, and we got to reminisce about childhood, and the sort of ordinary household activities we watched (and helped, I hope) our parents do. 576 more words

Bits And Pieces

Dish Glove Wear and Tear

Stop the presses: While washing up after lunch, I tore my left dish glove. The left one. I am right-hand dominant (I’m ambidextrous for a right-hander, but I’m right-handed) and throughout two years of handwashing dishes in Italy, every single pair of dish gloves I’ve replaced, it’s been because of a rip in the right hand. 79 more words

Housework habits

Hello Fellow Readers,

Today, I thought I would share with you my housework habits. Not long ago, I was talking to another mummy blogger onehullofamum.co.uk… 486 more words

Washing up: a note for beginners

I doubt there is a single new cookery book published which has a chapter of advice for the use of kitchen equipment which includes instructions and helpful suggestions on the best way to wash up.   730 more words

Bits And Pieces

Doing dishes in the UK

Even though I’ve lived in the UK for the better part of the past twelve years there are a few things that I still cannot understand, one of which is the bucket in the sink. 560 more words

Moving Home

Oh Dirty Mug

Oh dirty mug
Tea-stained and forlorn
How long have you sat there
Unwashed
Perchance unloved?

And though my need is great
For a beverage warm… 62 more words

Humour