London Musings

Sometimes you just  gotta ignore the workload, the deadlines, the endless job lists and have a day away in……London!  For most people a Saturday away from the manics of everyday life would not at all lead them to the chaos of the big smoke, hoards of people, tubes rammed, the noise of the city…You get […]

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Not a fortune for Glory

….And just like that November is here, the start of Winter and the start of fireworks.  We retreat, (from the cold and the fireworks)  we hide and we rest up, we halt to indulge on any level,  for the next four weeks, all in preparation for the ‘glitzy’ month of the year.  It is a […]

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Hocus Pocus….

I do rather appreciate the windy witchy days we have been having of late, on a strange level I quite like the nervous energy it brings, although a little unsettling and slightly eerie it is also rather exciting.  It certainly  does blow away the cobwebs and initiates a change, yes the Jill Murphy’s The Worst Witch […]

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A Simple Act of Kindness, Lara Quin

It seems like forever since I’ve written a post, mid September to now has seemed to have flown by and in a bit of a blur. Crazy, albeit wonderfully exciting work schedules mixed with a bout of the flu can make you crave the wonder of normality, and so finally nearly hitting mid October and […]

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Home Comforts

So,  for the final time,  just some reflection on the Summer season,  if I may? And what a rather lovely time it was.  Loaded with seeing friends, hot, hot English Summer days, strawberry picking, ice lollies, frequential dips in the local Lido, picnics in London parks, a weekend in Lisbon, days in The Algarve, a […]

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The Last days of Summer

…..The last days of Summer are most definitely approaching, September has arrived, and although the sun is still shining there is a hint of autumn  in the air, with some leaves already fallen and the the temperatures dropping……But woe, woe, woe if you don’t mind. Let’s just put the breaks on, just for a while. […]

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Summer In The City- Postcards from London.

A few weeks back a wrote a summer promises list, of all the things I wanted to try and achieve this Summer.  Up there at the top was a day in London, strolling around, in and out of cafes and bars and just soaking up the city.  Now I didn’t quite manage the cafes and […]

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