Resolutions…
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Resolutions…

This year, I’ve decided I like new year’s resolutions….so I’m going to make them now (think of the fodder for sarcasm they will afford in oh, February or March). Here goes – I’m going to make several, so I’ll hopefully…

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Carb overdose
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Carb overdose

Wow. What is it about pizza that seems to inspire me to attempt to eat the equivalent of three meals in one? Egads, am full… Am sat writing this in front of our dining room telly, which is currently set…

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The journey continues
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The journey continues

It is a tired (and emotional, but not overly so) country mouse that reports to you this evening. As I type I am aboard a train bound west from the northern lights of Auld Aberdeen, headed back to my family…

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Travelling and moving
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Travelling and moving

A journey as the country mouse heads north for the winter (hey, I never claimed to be sensible!). I am writing this on the Gatwick Express, hogging an entire table. There are 7 minutes left, and I can virtually guarantee…

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The Country Mouse Tales
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The Country Mouse Tales

Hi. My name is Claire. I am in my twenties and I live in the back of beyond, UK, teaching a bunch of adorable yet demanding seven year olds. This is my latest blog…and the one I’m going to try…

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