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plenty more where those came from

When you think you’ve used all the coat-hangers in the house and make plans to acquire more, it’s probably worth a brief scan of the wardrobes first. a small selection of hangers Fortunately (and unusually) I didn’t action those hanger … Continue reading

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more like this please

Yesterday as planned I skipped the SML Xmas party to spend some quality time with myself. Started out with a well-needed yoga class and then a trek to the big design market via train and a somewhat lengthy walk in … Continue reading

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magical places

One of the perks of our resort in Hua Hin was access to roughly a billion magazines via the press reader app. It was utterly wonderful reading – so many international versions of Vogue! Crazy-luxe Asian home and decor mags! … Continue reading

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and perhaps a little ironing

Tomorrow is the SML Christmas party, so being the curmudgeon I am, I’m taking an annual leave day instead. Honestly, these days I really have limited appetite to stand about for hours and watch my colleagues get utterly plastered. So … Continue reading

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with what you have

Over the past couple of months I’ve had quite a few very early starting meetings, so have missed a fair bit of yoga – not ideal when you’ve bought a not inexpensive, time-boxed, unlimited pass!** Add to that, the associated … Continue reading

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wishing it away

It’s the time of year when I start thinking of what I might like to challenge myself with in 2019. Some of the things I’m idly considering include: + only reading books from the library + giving up coffee (extremely … Continue reading

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no broken bits

It’s indeed fortunate that I’m trying to restrict myself from buying more *stuff*, else these beauties would now be resident in ThePalace(OfLove). Don was mildly terrified watching me test them out while we were visiting decathlon to suss out exercise … Continue reading

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gappy

unprecedented – babykitty sitting on my desk – first day back from hols It’s somewhat difficult to know how and where to start after disappearing from here for a little bit, but I’ll dive in. Our short-ish break was absolutely … Continue reading

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never a good option

Our high thread count (and thus, not inexpensive) fitted sheets are not really seeming to last any sort of distance, so we now find ourselves with a disproportionate number of flat sheets. I’m a huge fan of crisp sheets with … Continue reading

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further adventures in gardening

The garden (okay, the collection of pots) on the lower balcony was looking pretty dire after winter – so there was a Reckoning. I bought a couple of bags of soil, mixed it with the compost (okay, stinky sloppy mud-like … Continue reading

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