Happy New Year!
2014

Happy New Year!

I hope your NYE is lovely, and that your 2015 is brilliant!  Here we’ll be having a cosy evening of games, yummy food and bubbles, before leaping into a brand new year. A few quotes for the happy occasion (RK,…

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2014: The Review
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2014: The Review

This review is becoming something of a yearly tradition….you can find the reviews for 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 , 2011, 2012 and 2013 by clicking through. It’s always nice to take stock at the end of a year and see what’s happened over the last 12 months. 1. What…

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A fresh start.
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A fresh start.

Image source: reppublica.it I’m so excited for 2015. There are so many things afoot, both offline and online life-wise. I’m super excited for our honeymoon.  For changes in how I work.  For re-arranging a few priorities.  For trying a few…

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Because…kitties
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Because…kitties

I love that whenever I get the camera out, they all assume it’s for them…. “Laundry?  Blogging?  Really, Claire?  Surely you could be making some chicken?” BLUE STEEL  “Whatchoo doing down there?” “No, I’m not up on the side.  Again.…

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Leftovers: Turkey in a Wine and Cream Sauce (a lazy day recipe)
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Leftovers: Turkey in a Wine and Cream …

I love to cook, and especially when I get to use good quality, fresh ingredients. Sometimes, however, it’s chilly outside (so you don’t want to leave the house), you’ve been in PJs all day (so you better not leave the…

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