Monthly Archives: September 2010

Cambodia (Tearfund Harvest Campaign 2010)

This is something I saw at Church last Sunday. I’m passing it on because things like these ought to be known. Some things you may or may not know about Cambodia: – Cambodia has been designated the 3rd most landmined … Continue reading

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Pope Paul VI – Somebody should tell us …

“Somebody should tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! … Continue reading

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Tea of the Week – Whittard Lemon, Ginger and Echinacea

This week I’m fighting off a cold (kindly bestowed on me by the other half … ah well, I suppose it was inevitable). So the tea I found my thoughts turning toward was this one: (I got rid of the … Continue reading

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Saturday Play – cross stitch

I’m thinking ahead to Christmas. It’s almost October, and my husband works in a toy shop, which means that for them “Christmas” starts in about 2 weeks (I hasten to add that they don’t start putting decorations out, just generally … Continue reading

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Cortisol, Laughter, and Sleep

This week, I’ve been learning about cortisol. Not really on purpose – I happened to see a segment of Bang goes the Theory which was about cortisol levels and jet lag, and then also saw The Science of the Young … Continue reading

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(Thursday’s post will have to happen on Friday this week. Sorry.)

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Thinking Mondays – Love People Anyway

(I don’t know if this entry will be useful to other people. It’s pretty personal to me, and although I think it is a great truth … I don’t know. I guess I think it – the idea that you … Continue reading

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Tea of the week – Whittard’s China Jasmine Pearls – UPDATED!

——————- Hey hey, Tea this week is going to be china Jasmine Pearls from Whittards. Unfortunately I am SERIOUSLY running out of time right now. I will explain why later. Here are the photos; I’ll update and edit in the … Continue reading

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Saturday play – ice cream!

I’ve had ice cream on the brain this week 🙂 I blame the Food Program (BBC Radio 4) – this week’s one was all about ice cream and gelato. Mmmmm. This is part of why I’ve bought 2 tubs of … Continue reading

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How to bake bread.

Okay. First up: this is totally cheating. However! I have been watching The Great British Bake-Off. Wonderful program. Yesterday I watched the one about Bread ( – available for the next 12 days or so). I now really want to … Continue reading

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