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Summer So Far… 2016

Lewis Plane

There is no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothes. That’s how the saying goes isn’t it? Of course, I totally disagree. As I sit here typing this with the rain bouncing off the windows, I just cannot reconcil it with the thought that this could be summer. I’m sure when I was a child, summers were sunny!

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Tasty Treats for the Summer

Tasty Treats

One of the things I love about summer is that the supermarkets change their stock, and I often see a new selection of tasty treats. I do have a tendency to buy the same things week in and week out, so if there is something different on the supermarket shelves, I like to try to add a bit more variety to our usual diet.

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Fantasies, Football and The Fall. #LittleLoves

Summer flowers

I always feel compelled to start of by saying hello,  and then commenting on the weather. What is up with it? Some tabloids have suggested we are in for a record breaking hot summer, but with so much rain we shall be flooded out. Knowing our weather, that actually sounds plausible! Anyway, let’s get down to business with this week’s Little Loves.

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How I Spent my Summer 2015

Sail boat Portstewart

Last year I wrote a post called  How I Spent my  Summer, and I thought I would do the same this year. Although in honesty, this year has felt much more like an exercise in finding signs that summer had even begun. There are few things quite as depressing as looking at the weather forecast and it says; Belfast 14; London 24. That is 10 whole very important degrees of difference. And it’s not as if London is that far away.

And breathe…

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Life Lately: Featuring Lost Days

Generally on a Friday I write a post called Little Loves. This week I forgot. Well, not so much that I forgot, more that I lost a day. Up until about 3pm today (Friday), I thought it was Thursday. So in lieu of my usual post here is a little catch up on my life lately.

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