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a Christmas card for you all

I wanted to say a huge thank you to everyone who has read my blog and left me lovely comments since it began almost 1 year ago now so i thought i’d send you all a Christmas card.  I’ve had such a great time this year meeting all you lovely people in blogland, its a great place to share ideas…

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A Festive Friday Smile

My smiles this week are festive ones too Annie. I LOVE Christmas!  There i’ve said it. I dont just like it I LOVE it. And even though i’m of a wise and mature age and my son is also an adult now we decided to go mad this year and put our tree up on 1st. Normally we wait a…

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sunrise

I often snap pretty sunsets this time of year but the sunrise this morning was just magical and deserved to be captured though my ipad camera does not really do it justice. Gill x

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A Friday smile and a scary cat

A very good Friday to all my blogging friends out there joining in with Annie’s smashing smiley shares. Want to join in then go visit A Stitch in Time for more info. I hope my pic may make you smile this week too. Its of Lucy one of our cats who earlier in the year had to have loads of…

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Friday’s smiles and feline harmony(ish)

Here i am joining in with another Friday Smiles hosted by the ever busy/happy/lovely/talented/funny Annie. Thanks for cheering up our Fridays.  If you fancy joining in her blog can be seen HERE This is what made me smile this week Meg on left and her son Tom cuddling up with each other again. Ever since Tom was seriously ill and…

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Poetry Friday – Apples by Laurie Lee

Apples Behold the apples’ rounded worlds:juice-green of July rain,the black polestar of flowers, the rindmapped with its crimson stain. The russet, crab and cottage redburn to the sun’s hot brass,then drop like sweat from every branchand bubble in the grass. They lie as wanton as they fall,and where they fall and break,the stallion clamps his crunching jaws,the starling stabs his…

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WOYWW 231

Good morning fellow desk snoopers. I have the day off today using up holiday so i can join in on time for a change. For those of you who havent joined in before, shame on you where have you been. Simply click HERE to visit Julias lovely blog Stamping Ground and all will be revealed. I am about to embark…

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What’s on your workdesk? Wednesday 228

Happy WOYWW everyone. I’m pleased to be back taking part again in this fun, snooping, desk hop Wednesday lark.  Fancy a sneaky peek at clever and crafty peoples desks?, you do? then go visit the Stamping Ground for more information. Julia will guide you through. This pic is taken late Tuesday evening as i work Wednesday morning and its a…

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