Category Archives: Fun and Food

Friendship Friday – Bondels Gedagtes

If you’re wondering, Bondels Gedagtes translates to “bunches of ideas” … more or less. “Bondels” left a comment on my previous FF post – and I wanted to answer the question but I didn’t want to do so until my … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Feeding Frenzy…

Seagulls are a greedy, opportunistic lot. They’ve also long learned that humans love sharing their waste – so, now… when they see a human on the banks of the river they immediately start circling – waiting noisily for a free … Continue reading

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Sunshine’s Monday Macro – Yum-Yum!

I’m going a tad off course today… basically because I feel I need to share a longtime family tradition. I have, over the years, made this pasta dish. Let’s just call it a pasta dish – although, when I can … Continue reading

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Creativity Challenge – The Time Has Come!

OK so… I’ve prattled on in the past about doing the Thirty Day Creativity Challenge I learned about over at Rainee’s blog. I returned to that original post to go look-see at the idea that set off this train of … Continue reading

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A Toast to 2019 – So Long…

I raise a glass or two (in this case) to what was 2019. Thanks for all the good times and the great memories made! Here’s to 2020! Today in our house and family has become a special day. We don’t … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – 30 Day Creative Challenge?

So… this has me thinking… a 30 day creative (writing) challenge? Where did the idea originate? Well, click here to visit Rainee’s blog. Rainee is currently doing the challenge… and provided lists of tips and prompts, especially for folk who … Continue reading

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Flippant Friday… Festive Family Fun

Tell you what… after tomorrow I’ll put the pumpkin posts to bed… or out to the compost heap… but hey, yesterday I had to go uphold a high family tradition… as dedicated pumpkin carver I had to go amuse the … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Sliced and Diced

Something different for today’s Sunshine Macro Monday! Yesterday, we visited Dublin’s Ideal Home Show. So many products, so many great things to see and so many ideas to investigate and also some food for thought. I stood watching as a … Continue reading

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