On my desk today, you'll find: Coffee. Today's blend is Columbian Supremo. 2 of 501 pens in the house at any given time. My perfume. I'm still working on the same bottle I bought two years ago. I collect perfume. I either have too much or not enough, considering bottles last two years. An eyeglass … Continue reading My Life As A Desk
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I’ve been drinking a lot of tea lately. I’m still all about the coffee; we got a cafetière at the weekend, so we could try my Dad’s lovely Christmas present from here. I have to say though; I’ve revised my somewhat scathing opinions of tea since Sarge arrived on the scene. There are some quite … Continue reading Angry Birds Are Good For Your Relationship
Some of you may remember my quest to get back to my natural hair colour before I turn 30...next month. I went shopping yesterday, something I don't do very often. My roots/fake colour in a full-length mirror was a scary sight to behold. My nick-name lately has been Two-Tone Tessie. On the way home, I … Continue reading The State Of My Head
As of this morning, I finished my 11th book of the year. I'm trying to vary lengths so I don't 'cheat' with short books only. So far, I've read: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - in two days, on an island. The Lacuna - in a little more than two days, back to … Continue reading 100 Books Or Bust: Double Digits
Last week I decided that I wanted to actually make something for Sarge for Valentine's Day. Or at least watch someone else do it. Because the last time I tried to make something, the red stuff wasn't food-colouring. But it was iron- enriched. Anyway, I'm looking up baking ideas, and my PA suggests Martha Stewart. … Continue reading Back-seat Baking: Chocolate Ginger Cupcakes