Monthly Archives: November 2010

Fantasy City Break

Plunk, an email lands in my in box, free flights, courtesy of a generous friend. I really quite fancied a little taste of reckless spoiling somewhere different, so I indulged myself in fantasy window shopping, surfing the net, checking out … Continue reading

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Outside In

Walking home one evening this week I felt the first chill of a frost in the air. I had a moment of sadness as I realized that by morning the nasturtiums would be a soupy mush. I love their guts … Continue reading

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When is a Folly not a Folly?

Follies are a version of posh slumming it, a miniature bijou residence, the perfect escape at this grey time of year. A friend impressed me with her advice, when she goes away to a  cottage, she transports a whole life style, … Continue reading

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Tube Strike

Today with the tube strike, I’m not alone having to rethink my journeys, this inconvenience has shown me a whole different way of traveling. As I thumbed through the A-Z, looking for new routes, reading the street names, seeing how … Continue reading

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