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Smart, chic and cosy but thrifty living in the city

Our step ladder has been in our family for several decades now.  When I first saw it, it was dark green with red flowers on the side panels and sitting outside in the sun with flower pots on each step.  She looked so pretty lapping up the sunshine.  We had her inside for many years …

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“Do not expect a harvest if you haven’t sown anything!” so I read the other day.  I fully concur, having moved into our house at Christmas time, we hadn’t planted anything in the garden this year, concentrating instead on the house.  Experts advise you to leave a garden for a year anyway before planting anything …

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  It’s not a very catchy title but it does raise a few eyebrows and some laughs.  I’m not entirely sure if people are laughing at me or with me when they hear it.  But I like it and, mostly importantly, my kids like it and use it as a reference point, so that has …

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