Monthly Archives: August 2013

Beware of the Big Bad Bean

I had various ideas for a post this week, but then something happened that was just too good not to blog. Two weeks ago, my friend L. gave me some runner beans from her garden. My family ate the beans … Continue reading

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Finding my feet

Today I am preparing some cosmetics for my mother’s birthday. For as long as I can remember, my mum has suffered from very dry feet. And I mean dry, with sore cracked heels. When she last came to visit in April, … Continue reading

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