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2012 Retrospective

So turns out it’s the end of another year already. Huh. This keeps happening. I guess it’s a good thing; better than the alternatives? At the beginning of this year, I wrote a blog post about 2012 and what it … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas all!

Potatoes … peeled Carrots … peeled and sliced Parsnips … peeled, sliced, parboiled, coated Sausages … defrosting Duck … defrosted Ham … cooked Presents … wrapped House … tidied Pavlova … forgotten* Midnight mass … attended   And now to … Continue reading

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Poem: When I am Ordained, I shall wear Purple I came across this poem by Mia Smith this morning, on the subject of women bishops (about which a motion has failed to pass in the Church of England Synod this … Continue reading

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Tea Review – tea India Masala Chai

Hello again! Another tea review :). A bit later than I hoped – it’s been a bit of a stressful couple of weeks and other things have had to take priority. Source: this is the second of two teas that … Continue reading

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Christmas Chutney

I appear to have successfully made chutney! Mary Berry’s Christmas Chutney, to be precise. Tomatoes and onions and peppers and aubergine and deliciousness. It was pretty easy, although it took ages (mostly chopping everything) and I was a bit worried that … Continue reading

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Tea Review – tea India Black Tea – UPDATED

Hello! I thought it would be a bit misleading to call this a ‘Tea of the Week’ since it’s been a very long time since I did a tea review. But here we are 🙂 and I actually have a … Continue reading

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And Then There Was Cake

I had a brilliant time in Cambridge last weekend, seeing lots of friends and dancing and all sorts of general goodness :). And there was cake! C and I made the cake pictured – he baked the cakes and I … Continue reading

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Being a grown-up :)

One of the things I like about being a grown up is being able to occasionally go “hey, I want to do X. There’s nothing in the way of me doing X. I shall do X!” (X in this case … Continue reading

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The Olympics are here!

I’ve been watching the opening ceremony (I was away camping when it actually happened, and have been saving it until after I’d sent in my latest round of thesis-work). Wow. It is STUNNING. I love it. I love the theme … Continue reading

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Grateful (an eventful week)

Well, it’s been quite a week. This week: C and I looked around properties, looking for somewhere to live when we move for my job C’s tonsillitis developed into something more complicated (despite being told at the clinic a couple … Continue reading

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