Chapter Four


HIBERNATION So, this would be my fifth attempt at writing Chapter Four which let's face it is a pretty poor show. I've let you down, I've let myself down, I've probably let a whole bunch of other things down. It's all rubbish, it was all going so well wasn't it, words written with such vigour …

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In time for Christmas – Chapter One


I’ve always thought our garden a lovely affair. It’s satisfyingly wild, has more than its fair share of brambles, annoys the neighbours to head popping proportions, produces random harvests of edible fare with little human intervention. This includes such delicious things as red flesh apples, pears, chives, fairy strawberries, the very occasional courgette & of …

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Christmas Treacle Market Part 1


  So it's the first Festive Treacle Market on Sunday, how wonderful!! That means 2 chances at getting your mittens on some rather wonderful festive fare, heaps of treasures, cart loads of beautiful pressies, there'll be festive music, a carousel & oh so much more! But to keep your spirits up & your energy levels …

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Pre-Christmas Drinkies


It's exactly one month to Christmas Day. Now I'm not saying I'm panicking exactly, well not outwardly, well not yet anyway, but.... There's definitely visions of sugared plums dancing in my head, whether I'm awake or not, I'm consumed by gingerbread, which to be fair isn't as much of problem as you'd think.  I've accidentally …

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The Year that was a Rollercoaster…


It was about this time last year when I had a moment of literal fluidity, spouting all things New Year-ish, declaring how exciting the prospect of the forthcoming rollercoaster of a year that I envisioned landing on my doormat would be. Turns out it was exactly that, and more bumpy than I could ever have …

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2013 A New RollerCoaster


After having a quick scout across the Internet & such like, there appears to be a definite divide as how peeps are tackling the New Year.  Retrospective ponderings of the year that was or resolutioning the way into the forthcoming chunk of time.  I can't decide where I am in the greater scheme of things, but I …

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Merry Christmas!!!


So after a rather epic Treacle Market yesterday & a flippin Amazing Works Night out with Mojitos (courtesy of Hard Rock Cafe Manchester) & an unfortunate incident involving my hood, myself & the handle of Mr Thomas's Chop Shop's front door....) it be finally Christmas O'Clock & therefore my work here is done! So my lovelies, …

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