Tag Archives: Christmas

Happy Christmas Eve!

It seems to be something of a ‘tradition’ for me to write a blog post on Christmas Eve. (The eagle-eyed amongst you may notice that I didn’t do it last year but I have on other years). The food is … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to You!

Hello! Well, it’s that time of year again and although things are weird out there, I’m NOT going to mention them. Let’s just all stay in a little blogging bubble and pretend all is well with the world, agreed? Have … Continue reading

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What Twitter Has Taught Me This Week

Two things have caught my eye on Twitter in the past week (well, lots of things actually but 2 things about writing and not puppies or food and that might also be of interest to you), namely, an interview with … Continue reading

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Hurrah – it’s over!

We’ve made it to the other side and I for one am very grateful to be hanging up my Christmas pudding earrings for another year. I could quite happily go into a convent (where they don’t speak, or pray too … Continue reading

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A Supermoon and a Super Writing Competition

There’s going to be a Supermoon tonight! I’m sure you’ve heard. It’ll be the largest moon for 69 years and should appear 14% bigger and 30% brighter than usual. Here in the UK, we’ll see the supermoon in all its … Continue reading

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Three ‘Wise’ Men!

I know it’s a tad early but I’m embracing Christmas with a change of header and an unashamedly cheesy title for this post. It just so happens that I’m featuring three chaps on the blog today, so I couldn’t resist … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas!

Yes, I know it’s Christmas Eve but I couldn’t let the festive season pass without wishing you all a very Merry Christmas, wherever you are and whatever you’re doing! I was one of those mad people who went to the … Continue reading

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Christmas Stress (boo!) & Competitions

I’m already starting to feel a bit stressed by Christmas. Is it just me? (and don’t even ask me how NaNo is going, please. It’s not good news). Lovely, calm yoga-teacher (amongst many other things!), Julia, has blogged about Christmas … Continue reading

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Christmas Short Story Competition! (the first…?)

My man has gone away to play golf, so I’m ‘home alone’ for a couple of days! Not that I’m celebrating or anything but I’ve just cracked open a bottle of Mateus Rose. Yum. Please excuse me using the ‘C’ … Continue reading

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And So That Was Christmas…

Hello! Did you all have a good Christmas? Commiserations if you’re back at work but at least you’re earning some money! (I had my credit card bill in the post this morning and I’m still reeling from the shock…. !) … Continue reading

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