Monthly Archives: September 2009

Canary Wharf, blinkers on – will anyone discover my BookCrossing?!

Ooh, how exciting!  After a ridiculously long day at work, pain shooting through my back, I got a total blast out of doing my first BookCrossing wild release. I’ve known about BookCrossing for years, but was finally inspired to get … Continue reading

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Anyone for Bugs?

Bugs Bunny that is… Lulu and Hermes are posh cats – they get fresh food: rabbit four ways as well as fish and chicken.  Rabbit is not something I’ve ever eaten before, but I was inspired by Browner’s Hare Three … Continue reading

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Indulgence – what’s your guilty pleasure?

It’s funny what you miss when you’re away from home… family and friends obviously, but the junk food that you can’t get ahold of when you’re living in a different country is somewhat more banal.  Besides a monthly desire for … Continue reading

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When Friends Do Awesome Things….

you should shout about it! Yay Jeffrey – here’s hoping that your new role will lead to worldwide equality. Read the press release here: When Friends Do Awesome Things…. Cheers, KangaRue

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Friendship and Food

I consider myself extremely fortunate to have a few friends that, no matter how long it’s been, when I do eventually see them again we click; Sue is one of those friends. We met years ago through work; and though … Continue reading

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Lots of projects on the go

Well, I’ve been working on this cork table for months, and though it’s a little bit further on from this photo, it’s still not finished!  A lot of the wine we’ve had recently has been screw-topped which is not helping…  … Continue reading

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Just a few of my favourite quotes

So many projects and so much to say (!) so will just start this off with a few of my favourite quotations: “Learn how to live & you’ll know how to die; learn how to die & you’ll know how … Continue reading

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