Category Archives: tea and cake

disappearing act

Oops. After all my ramblings you’d be forgiven for thinking I’d run off to actually be someone else. I just don’t know where the last three weeks have gone! I usually find a hint while looking through my photographs. Hmm, … Continue reading

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cafe love

If you’ve been popping in here a while, you’ll know of my fondness for cafes. I’m not even sure I could pick a favourite any more, although I lean towards cheap and cheerful, with tea in mugs and plenty of … Continue reading

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for today…

Today I’m joining in with the Simple Women’s Daybook. If you’d like to join in too, pop over here and read all about it. All the photos in this post have been taken in the last week. Yes, there has … Continue reading

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birthday buttling

It was my birthday this weekend, and I treated myself to a weekend of cafes, pottering, and not very much else. Pretty much like most other weekends, but somehow more cheerful. First on the list of adventures was a trip … Continue reading

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farewell 2012

I started 2012 curled on the sofa, two days out of hospital, with a cup of tea and a pile of books. We sneaked into the garden at midnight to wave a sparkler and listen to the fireworks. I ended … Continue reading

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food

  This week has been all about food. I don’t seem to have taken photos of anything else (except a couple of cheery little bunnies that were hopping outside the office window yesterday afternoon). Peter’s birthday last weekend started with … Continue reading

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the last few days

The last few days have been a bit of a whirlwind, which, now I look back, appears to have involved rather a lot of food. There also seems to have been quite a lot of sunshine – odd really, since … Continue reading

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for today…

Outside my window… it’s nearly dark. There’s a bit of rain, a bit of wind, but otherwise it’s quiet. Finally. I am thinking…¬†about marathon training, aching legs, how much chocolate I’ve eaten today, and how much crawling into bed right … Continue reading

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sunshine and grey skies

What a gloriously sunshiney week it’s been here! I’d almost forgotten it was ever not sunny – which meant this morning’s grey skies came as rather a surprise. Still, it’s the weekend, and that means two whole days of idle … Continue reading

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sunday buttling

Mmmm – tea and scones on a Sunday morning, how very civilised! I’ve had such a fun weekend. An early Saturday morning run round the park in the drizzle. An art gallery, and meeting an artist friend for lunch. An … Continue reading

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