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brain work

pretty delighted by this photo – my afternoon commute After a break of 180 days (coincidentally the same day I hit 1000 days on the no drinking), last week I decided I’d give instagram another bash. While I infinitely prefer … Continue reading

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four digits

Minor sobriety milestone today! I celebrated with a short walk and a very excellent pie at the pub (and the purchase of a lamp at ikea). celebration pie It has been a long (long!) time since I’ve felt like consuming … Continue reading

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cough, sneeze, sniffle: august goalz

I’ve now entered the second month with this cold. I’m much (much!) better than I was, but still have the occasional cough, runny nose and husky chest (channelling my inner darth carolbaby). And a Giant cold sore (second of two … Continue reading

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soft core july: fin

what a naughty adorable poppet (

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work to be done: two

ARGH! How can I have another cold already? Or possibly a recurrence of the same cold? TheUniverse obviously thinks I need a little more enforced rest and Thinking time, so who am I to argue? So a bit more on … Continue reading

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protip #01

If you’re running low on coat hangers, check your baby girl’s recently decluttered cupboard before running out to purchase more.

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60before60: #10 complete my endless embroidery | don’s something special – FIN!

Finally (finally!) after 20 months, I’ve completed the endless embroidery! I wrapped up the stitching last weekend, framed it today and I’m pretty happy with the result. HURRAH! Well, kinda sorta completed it. Obviously being an endless embroidery, it will … Continue reading

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work to be done: one

What’s up with all that reflection and thinking? Lately there’s been a lot of it. It started with the realisation that my my July plan to eliminate all snacks from my diet on top of my existing efforts at intermittent … Continue reading

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can’t credit the drugs

neighbourhood camelia The two days in bed was exactly what was required and I was much improved afterward. I was unusually sensible and continued to take it relatively easy for the next week. There was much rest, reading and doing … Continue reading

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i blame public transport

I’ve been bedridden for the last two days with an absolute killer cold. Fortunately some sort of truce was called to comfort me. You know how it goes – you rarely get sick and bask in your superior health while … Continue reading

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