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‘If I Could…’

In my head, this is called the Walter Mitty post. You know, the eternal daydreamer, living life through many different guises, though all in his head? I will kick off by saying, though, that unlike Walter, I am actually happy with my life! So accepting that in reality, there’s no-one I’d rather be, or nowhere …

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One Lovely Blog Award

The rather lovely Karen over at CraftyMama has nominated me for the One Lovely Blog Award – thanks, Karen! The rules are simple enough: – Link back to and thank the person nominating you. – Share 7 things about yourself – Nominate a further 10 bloggers for this award. To accept this award, I need …

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The Q&A Meme

The lovely Sophie, over at Sophie Is has tagged me to share a few answers to her questions with you, in the Q&A meme, so I thought I’d have a go and reveal all…! Where in the world would you most like to be right now? Well, always anywhere that my family are, and fortunately that’s …

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What Am I Doing Now?

I’ve been tagged by the lovely The World According to Izzie Anderton to share with you what I’m doing now… Currently I Am: Sitting here writing this, whilst the kids are playing with their stickle bricks and dancing to Go!Go!Go! Reading: I’m reading a novel – Nicola Cornick’s Dauntsey Park, a magazine – Garden News (which I …

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My Fictional World

Happiness is anyone and anything at all, that’s loved by you. You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown. That’s the quote from #ThePrompt this week. Now, family aside, happiness for me will always reside in a book… As regular readers will know, I love escaping within the pages of a good book. I can be sat …

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My Desert Island Discs

I’ve been tagged by YouBabyMeMummy to share my 8 Desert Island Discs. No easy task. As a teen, I was all about music. My best friend and I would be up early every Wednesday, even in the school holidays, desperate to get to the newsagents and get our copies of the NME and Melody Maker. We …

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Blog Your Heart Out

The lovely Karen over at TwinLifeOnline tagged me in this meme about blogging, which I’ve enjoyed writing, as it’s made me really stop and think! Here are the questions and my answers… What/Who encouraged you to start blogging? I actually started with a blog for my business, last April, and found that I liked writing …

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Before You Were Born Meme

I’ve been tagged by the lovely MamaMummyMum in this ‘Before you were born’ meme. It took me a few moments to actually recall such a time that we were without our children, but given that we were together for over a decade before we decided to start a family, we should have plenty of memories …

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The A-Z of Me

I’ve been tagged in an A to Z of me meme, by the lovely Jaime over at Olivers Madhouse – you can find out more about her A-Z here. So here’s a little about me then.. A – Animals of Farthing Wood. My favourite book from my childhood, and I’m looking forward to introducing the …

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My Guilty Pleasures

It seems I’ve accidentally committed to sharing these, after a thoughtless remark on Twitter. I mentioned I’d just had the idea to write a blog post confessing a few guilty pleasures, and a fair few people liked the concept! It’s the type of thing that’s just begging to be made into a Meme, so I …

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All About Me

The fabulous Gina, over at Cold Tea and Smelly Nappies, has tagged me in an All About Me meme. You can read all about it here, and find out more about Gina. The idea is based on the All About Me’s that children are often asked to write when they first start school, so Gina …

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