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Book Review: The Girl with the Make-Believe Husband by Julia Quinn

It is quite a while since I reviewed a book. I was sent this one by Little brown Book Group who are part of the Hachette Group, thank you for that. My honest opinion follows. I have always enjoyed historical … Continue reading

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Lucky and Tinca go Motorhoming

We love our Motorhome, and so it was essential to us that our dogs would enjoy it too. We started out by introducing them to the inside of the Motorhome while it was on the drive, we had put covers … Continue reading

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Hello, how are you?

When ever you see someone, you automatically ask “How are you?”, we don’t generally expect a real answer, we place emphasis on certain parts of the phrase to elicit the response we expect. A general murmur of “Fine, thank you. … Continue reading

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Learning to use a sewing machine

Years ago my late mother in law bought me a sewing machine. I tried to use it, I made curtains with it (very successfully, in one case) and a skirt and that was it. Eventually it got re-cycled to a … Continue reading

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My First Job

My first paying job for a proper employer was back in the late 70’s. I had done babysitting for friends of the family, but that was infrequent and as there wasn’t a lot of money coming into the home, my … Continue reading

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