Monthly Archives: October 2011

Hallowe’en pumpkins

Happy Hallowe’en! Haven’t been very organised this year – the bunting I lovingly made last year is still in the drawer along with the bat decorations… but The Bert and I have managed to carve our pumpkins at least. And … Continue reading

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Belated year review

Evening! How are we this evening? Me, well I’m recovering from a stinking cold. I’ve felt pretty rotten actually, still not quite right… but enough about that. I’m just popping by because I had a go at making some photo … Continue reading

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Sloe progress

Evening lovelies! Hooray for Wednesday and bringing the hump to the week. Downhill to the weekend, yippeee! I’d also like to say thank you for the picture montage making software recommendations. I haven’t had a chance to have a go … Continue reading

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Today is my blogiversary! Exactly one year ago today I sat and wrote my first post. My good friend VPL helped me set things up, and then I was off! I can’t decide if it feels like a year ago … Continue reading

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Big news from the Big Apple

So, here I am! I’ve been away again, hence the silence from The House of Jones. We had but a few days at home following my sister’s wedding in Amsterdam before we were jetting off to the US of A … Continue reading

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