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A Sweet Dilemma

I go to the supermarket as seldom as possible at the best of times… and the run-up to Christmas does not constitute the best of times by any stretch of the imagination. Head down, I charged to the pharmacy aisle … Continue reading

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Bah Humbug!- Norma #writephoto

Hello Mary, just thought I’d have a chat whilst my mince pies are cooling. You’ve finished all your baking, well done. No, it’s just going to be us this year, I’m quite looking forward to it. Lonely? No not at … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent – the mince pie mystery

Dear Santa, We’ve sort of established that human two-legses are weird, right? Well, what about this whole mince pie thing they do every Christmas? “I’ll have to make some mince pies,” she says. My ears pricked up at that!In my … Continue reading

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Mince pies and history

I managed to resist a whole ten minutes… my guest won’t really want a whole dozen after all… eleven will do… I may have mentioned that I have a bit of a thing for mince pies. Especially home-made ones. Especially … Continue reading

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