Category Archives: love

The Winner takes it all!

So we have a winner! I ended up just pulling a name out of a hat (well actually a cake tin) and the winner is none other than the Stained Glass world’s Darling Jaboopee! Hurrah! I’m busy picking loads and … Continue reading

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A Vintage Homemaker Giveaway!

That’s right buddies. I know how much you all love that 1950’s publication; Homemaker Magazine. For the past week I have been the proud owner of Issues 1-5 and I want to give them to you! I fought tooth and … Continue reading

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Things to do in Bordeaux!

So we went to Bordeaux in South West France for a weeks holiday. It was one of those last minute ‘Where will we go?’ holidays. Only a two hour direct flight from Cork, Bordeaux was perfect! The cute animal in … Continue reading

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I’m home!

I was on holidays! That’s where I was. I know you were probably wondering. I was supposed to have a post ready to lock and load and pop up when I was away but then my poor old Grandaddy gone … Continue reading

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A Winner, & a Trip to The Natural History Museum!

To find The Mermaid a home I used the brilliant Random.org and we have a winner! It picked no.5 so that’s Maeve of The Delights of Tea and other things! She’s not my sister Maeve, this is legit. So email … Continue reading

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My first Giveaway!

I’m doing my first giveaway! Woohoo! Here are my reasons: I’ve been writing this blog for nearly 5 months. It’s now a semi-serious relationship. The weather is absolutely gorgeous. Me and my sister Maeve did our interview with the lovely … Continue reading

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Friday! Hurray!

Excuse the poor quality of this 20 second video! I made it on my phone the other night bringing Bo for a walk. A five month old puppy and water are a messy combination. She’s so damn funny. Have a … Continue reading

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The Hostess with the mostest!

I actually love being a hostess. Who’ll be in charge of drinks: Me please! Who’ll make sure there’s napkins and cutlery: Me! Me! I love it. Everything organised, nobody desperately seeking brown sugar for the coffee. Don’t drink coffee? Here’s … Continue reading

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Baby Blankets update

You may remember me telling you about the lovely blankets being sent out to my sister Ettie who works with UNICEF in Hargeisa, Somalia. Well She sent me these photos of babies with their blankets in the paediatric unit of … Continue reading

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Massive Colour

I love the feeling of having a day off and I always have brilliant plans for what I’m going to do. I’m usually great for the whole motivated getting things done stuff but it just hasn’t kicked in this weekend. … Continue reading

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