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11th September 2001

Image from carisasource.unblog.fr In the middle of August 2001 I was contacted by the friend of a friend. The email started “Hello, You don’t know me, but I was passed your email address and details from a friend, who is … Continue reading

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Happy Blogiversary!

Image from The Gardener of Eden Blog Yesterday was my blogging birthday and I forgot! Therefore this post is a quick glance back over the last year. It is also an opportunity to say thank you to you all for reading, … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day Photo Collage – Day Eight

This is a photograph of my Mum’s first Cousin, who I will refer to as FT. Whilst FT is now deceased, he had an unusual surname and has left quite a few descendants.  I do not know where this was … Continue reading

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Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott

Until I signed up to take part in the PBC I had never heard of this book or author. I ordered my copy from the library and waited for the email telling me it had arrived. Then on 22nd January … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day

On this day, in 1945 saw the liberation of The Auschwitz-Birkenau Camp. Today, we use this date as a way of commemorating the thousands of families and individuals who suffered during this period of our World history. Earlier this week, … Continue reading

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Historical Fiction Reading Challenge 2013

Taking part in the Historical Fiction Reading Challenge again this year. I am pledging to hopefully read 5 books making me a Victorian Reader! The Sign up Page is HERE

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3 Words for 2013

Just yesterday I was reading a post written by Jen at Ancestral Breezes in which she named 3 words for 2013. I read Jen’s post twice and then followed the link to the site Jen mentioned, called Chris Brogan, after … Continue reading

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Who am I?

Last week, Vikki over at The View Outside mentioned that some one suggested at her Faber class that people do the Who Am I? process. This is a recognised psychological test. “What you do is ask someone Who Are You 20 … Continue reading

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Happy Memories

One day last week I walked to work, thankfully it was not raining, as we headed into a cooler phase before the rain came back again. Ahead of me I spotted two teenage girls, probably about 13 years old or … Continue reading

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Culling a book collection

I recently read at Read in a Single Sitting the contemplation of book culling. I was about to respond to that post, but then decided that I would write the following post and then share the link. Crafty I know, … Continue reading

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