Monthly Archives: February 2013


As I continue forward in my life jobhunting and planning for the future, I am filled with hopefulness. I Hope that I will find a job that I love (and soon); I hope that my future will be happy and … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Author

I just wanted to put my two cents in about Hilary Mantel’s comments about the Duchess of Cambridge. I agree with Mantel that Kate looks like a shop-window mannequin, a machine made princess with a perfect plastic smile, but part … Continue reading

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A Weekend Away

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As an anniversary/valentine’s treat, the boyfriend and I went for a weekend away recently; using a hotel in Hereford as a base, exploring parts of Herefordshire and Gloucestershire. First stop was Puzzlewood. Somewhere the boyfriend went as a child with … Continue reading

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So Hungry I Could Eat a Horse

The horse-meat scandal peters on in the background here in the UK, whilst other news becomes more important. Maybe it will all be forgotten in a few weeks’ time. However, it occurs to me that some people are disproportionately outraged … Continue reading

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Acid Attack! On the news today there is the story of Naomi Oni, a 20 year old from Dagenham who was the victim of an acid attack. I watched as this young woman spoke of getting off the bus one night … Continue reading

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