Monthly Archives: November 2010

Itchy Feet Syndrome

I inherited Itchy Feet Syndrome from my mother. She moved around a lot. I honestly can’t work out how many times she moved between leaving dad and having Michaela. Since Michaela was born she’s stuck in Basingstoke though. I inherited … Continue reading

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Food Fridays

Last weekend I did quite a lot of cooking. I made copious amounts of a delicious Frank and Bean Chowder, to freeze for future meals. I made one batch, and liked it so much I brought the ingredients to make … Continue reading

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New Thing: Challenge # 47

Challenge 47 – Embroider on card I’ve been running out of ideas for challenges, so I asked Cayden to suggest one. He went with his latest crafting craze, which is transferring a picture to cardboard via pinholes, and then sewing … Continue reading

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Minor Triumphs

I’ve been feeling really proud of myself for what I’ve acheived this week. I had a moment of thinking that I shouldn’t be proud, because it’s all things that normal people do without even thinking about it. But I’m not … Continue reading

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Stitching Sundays

I’ve had Cayden stay over for the weekend – since I have a sofa now, we don’t have to worry about him catching the last bus – and we crafted up a storm as usual. I made a felt plushie … Continue reading

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Not good

Ok, so as if I didn’t have enough problems with sleep… I have a bladder infection. Whilst out doing errands yesterday, in six hours I used eight different public toilets, and missed three buses because I couldn’t hold it long … Continue reading

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New Thing: Challenge 46

Challenge 46 – live diurnally for 2 weeks My body naturally leans towards nocturnal living. No matter how long I’ve been awake, or how rested I am, I am ALWAYS much happier, more alert and active during the night time. … Continue reading

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Food Fridays

So, while I was at Mum’s for the week just recently, her neighbour Linda asked me to make her a banana cream pie. There was all kinds of hassle with the base. Mum went to Tesco to get the ingredients, … Continue reading

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41 Days to Go!!!

So, I love Christmas. It’s my favourite holiday, and I usually spend all year thinking about it. Buying presents – one of my traditional presents is a giftbag with lots of little bits I’ve seen throughout the year that I … Continue reading

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New Thing: Challenge # 45

Challenge 45 – Survive my sister’s wedding without having an episode On Friday November 5th 2010, my baby sister Jennie got married. She’s known Joe for a million years, and he’s always been considered my brother-in-law, so this was just … Continue reading

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