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7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol 74)

1 Carpenter recently applied for a job in a local retail store,  he was pleased to hear this week that his application has been accepted.  He starts next week. 2 Progress with our diet and the battle against acne at times feels like two steps forward one step back.  The simple reality is this takes […] Read more…

Preparing for Lent

It was with shock yesterday I realised that Ash Wednesday is next week!!  Oh my, time to gather my thoughts and plan our Lent.  Of necessity Lent will be simple this year as two weeks after Lent begins our sweet babe joins us:)  As I jotted down traditions I realised that we have adopted a […] Read more…

7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol 73)

1 I’ve had a couple of friends ask me about our current resident ‘batty’, as the children call him.  Am I scared of sharing my space with a flying fox?  Truthfully, I’m not too thrilled with the idea, however other family members think I’m being rather squeamish and the bat does a wonderful job keeping […] Read more…

A Bibliophile’s Dream

My birthday gift is complete, tidied and organised to my satisfaction. Come with me on a tour around the library.  The view from the door facing towards the south-west.  The open space and the bean bags are so inviting, it is rare to find the room empty now:) Standing in the far south-east corner looking […] Read more…

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