Daily Archives: January 6, 2016

The iPad Generation

Originally posted on But I Smile Anyway…:
Yes, I’m back on my educational soapbox! You know I’m back to work when issues regarding school children start inspiring my posts! Today, my gripe is grip. Yup, I’m talking about pencil grip.…

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Hugh’s Christmas Tree Topper Challenge In Aid Of The Dogs Trust #Charity – The Results

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News  :
A massive thank you from Angela, Toby and I.  Once again, you guys came up trumps and I am delighted to inform you that I have donated £250 to the Dogs Trust.…

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January blues

Like Old Mother Hubbard my cupboard is bare; The fridge is the same, there is nothing in there. No turkey is lurking, the fruit cake is done, And as for mince pies there is not even one. The dog ate … Continue reading

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Breathe Easy

Originally posted on Eliza Waters:
Pilea In recent decades, in the interest of energy efficiency, our homes have become increasingly airtight. Unfortunately, that also means that toxic chemicals commonly used in building materials, home furnishings and household cleaners off-gas and…

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An unexpected guide

The hill was barely visible through the sudden mist that had descended to shroud the morning, a hill we needed to climb. There was, though, no sign of a path by which to reach it…and no-one in this wild landscape … Continue reading

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Sadness…

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