Friday Pot Luck| Week #6

back to school3

It’s back to school week! Even though it’s been four years since I left education, I always see the first week of September as the start of a new term, and I don’t think I’m alone. It’s a time for buying stationery, tidying my desk, and making pledges to myself about being more organised this academic year.


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Friday Pot Luck| Week #5


It was only a few months ago that Thomas and I found ourselves in John Lewis, having a genuine conversation about an ‘Asiatic Pheasant‘ dinner service. Terrifying. Thankfully, we quickly realised what was happening, and went to the pub instead…. 

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Friday Pot Luck| Week #4

food pet fancy dress

I apologise to anyone who was hoping for anything remotely useful in this Friday’s Pot Luck – what can I say – it’s been a long week. So I bring you food-inspired fancy dress for pets. Surely, the only (and I really mean the only) thing better than gazing into the eyes of a pug, is gazing into the eyes of a pug dressed as a baked potato…… 

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Friday Pot Luck| Week #3


Food Hats2It’s Week 3 of my Pot Luck Series…and we’re back onto weddings.

This time, it’s all about hats though. In anticipation of a rather smart upcoming wedding, I’ve become absorbed by the serious business of buying a hat. I trawled high street hat shops, and they’re all, well, fine. But then, while browsing Boticca, I stumbled across a milliner called Bundle MacLaren, whose hats are so full of humour and utterly glorious in every way…. 

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