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PERSONAL

Quarantining

The UK government have essentially ordered Ben and me to stay on our own indoors for two whole weeks. That means I will have been quarantining for three weeks because I came back here a week before Ben. Since he has been back there has been absolutely zero social distancing between us, so Ben said […]

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PERSONAL

Fifty Reasons To Switch Off

Neither Ben nor I have ever watched or read any of the 50 shades series. Two of my female bosses have told me that it is good stuff. One had read the book and said she fell in love with Grey. The other had watched the movie and spoke warmly of the effect it had […]

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music

SLS – Can’t Stop

STOP I am gonna pick a song this week that Taylor Swift covered and helped me discover. This song penned by Billy Nicholls was recorded by Phil Collins, and its his version that Tay Tay based her cover on. It is a great track. I get really caught up with the lyrics because I guess […]

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fantasy fiction

Draco Dynasty

I WROTE THIS FANTASY FICTION PEICE FOR THIS WEEK’S DRAGON PROMPT WHILE BEN WAS AWAY. HE HATES IT! NOW I AM STARTING TO DISLIKE IT TOO! BUT I JUST AIN’T GOT ANY DRAGON STORIES FOR YOU. SO YOU ARE GONNA HAVE TO SUFFER SOME WEIRD DRAGON STORY… Humans have ruined the habitat of so many […]

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fantasy fiction

Dating Horror Story

HORROR We “met” on Tinder. After exchanging messages for a couple of weeks we arranged to go out on a date. The date went well, or so I thought. He took me back to his place. I’ve been here for over a month.

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PERSONAL

Dear Diary…I Have Been Mischievous

MISCHIEVOUS Dear Diary, I’m a good girl – I am! But Simon has led me astray more than once and caused me to be mischievous. So often, he has led me astray in public places – he is a mischievous man…and in my enthusiasm for him, I have partaken of his mischief. Our visit to […]

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blogging

I Think My Blog Is Broken!

I noticed something was wrong last night when I was trying to leave cute comments on posts published by other bloggers. WordPress kept on telling me my comment had failed, that it could not be sent. No technical information just a red notifications saying “no can do!” I worked myself up into a tizzy. Ben […]

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blogging

Raspberry Rippling Collage

ADVISORY: Features images suitable for adults only It’s time for playtime on the RASPBERRY RIPPLES blog. I call these little experiments with the various block editor features Raspberry Rippling. Although we are having great fun and learning a lot, it seems obvious that a lot of these blocks don’t work in the Reader. So although […]

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sex sells

Sex Sells #6

I will be honest with you…I never have given perfumes created or linked to pop stars a look-in – I am a total perfume snob thank you! But Queen Bee still meets the grade for adverts that use sex to sell their products…you will see why!

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blogging

Here Comes The Hot Stepper

If you are anything like me, one of the best bits about blogging is comments, chatting with other bloggers. Without comments from other bloggers, it’s a lonely old hobby. I have a friend who blogs and she said that when she started out a couple of years ago, it felt like she was belting out […]