Category Archives: Bonnie

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like.. you-know-what

So, the countdown to Christmas has begun. My blog header’s changed to the good old snowman, the SNOW has magically appeared, as it does every year from 1st December and the Bonnie calendars have just arrived from Vistaprint… Yes, it’s … Continue reading

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Feeling Autumnal (and under par…)

I am feeling decidedly autumnal. In other words, I’ve got a horrible cough which has been lingering for about 10 days. I apologise to all the people (in ‘real life’) that I’ve been spluttering over. I have tried to keep … Continue reading

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My Mini ‘Writer’s Retreat’

I’ve got some ‘me time’ at the moment as my other half is away playing golf, so I’m trying to turn this week into a bit of a ‘writer’s retreat’. (Stop laughing at the back). And no, it’s not taking … Continue reading

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Dare To Be Different

I’ve been away (again, I know!) in Castleton in the Peak District this time, where it poured with rain most of the weekend but we still had a great time. We stayed with friends in this lovely one-time miners cottage … Continue reading

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All I Want For Christmas..

It’s Christmas Eve and it’s taken me all week to write this post. I’ve had a funny few days. I’ve been to a funeral that was, at times, more like a pantomime (because we laughed, a lot) and a pantomime … Continue reading

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Jojo Moyes, The Shard.. and I spot a STAR!

I whizzed back to Cheltenham for the last day of the festival last Sunday (but not alone this time, so I can’t count it as an ‘artist’s date’!), to see an interview with novelist Jojo Moyes. If you don’t ‘know’ … Continue reading

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My Writing A – Z

Sometimes, I admit it, I’m stuck for things to write about on this blog. I know, it’s unbelievable but after 457 posts and four and a half years, it gets harder…. But today, a lightbulb moment! I’ve seen other bloggers … Continue reading

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