Monthly Archives: December 2016

So that was 2016…

In a global sense 2016 has been a pretty crap year.  Brexit.  Trump.  In a celebrity death sense 2016 has also been a pretty crap year.  Alan Rickman!  It’s been tough for me on a personal sense too. I started … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – Vodka Gummy Bears

Item 54 on my Bucket List is to make Vodka Gummy Bears.  I’m not entirely sure if this one should count as completed, or as a fail, but here goes. I found a recipe on MixThatDrink.com that was fairly straightforward.  … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – Netflix

Item #394 on my Bucket List is to enter the first three letters of my name into Netflix and watch the first thing that comes up.  I don’t actually have Netflix, but I have a friend who does, who nicely … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

I hope you all have a wonderful day and a wonderful season, no matter where you are or who you celebrate with, or how you celebrate. Lots of love, Colette (and Smudge, Jasper and Fatty).    

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Bucket List Bonanza – A Book For Every Year

#342 on my Bucket List is to “read a book published in each year since you were born”.  That’s a lot of books, but I managed 🙂 1982 – Life, the Universe and Everything 1983 – Alanna: The First Adventure … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – Recommended Books

#162 on my Bucket List is to “read 10 books recommended by other people”. This one was fun, and you may find some duplicates from the Alphabet challenge.  I did three reading challenges this year, and decided that overlaps were … Continue reading

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Crafting Dream

I stumbled across this – via Reddit I think – ages ago.  I’ve been meaning to have a go at something similar myself, but I think I’m too scared. These beautiful vortexes are created by a very talented lady called … Continue reading

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