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Sunday Storytime: lovely days and delicious twilights

Sorry I missed last week! With all the busyness of having guests, recording fell by the wayside. I did enjoy this week's offering though, especially chapter 11, when Anne recounts some of the joys of teaching. I love seeing Anne as a teacher, though I forget she's...

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Dear friends and lots of eating

It's been a few weeks of visits from dear friends, and eating/drinking our way around town. Mum's close friend Sandra came down for a few days. She and mum went to school together, but Sandra has long lived in Manchester and we usually only get to see her very briefly...

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Stay Glassy 2: the glassening

Here's what I made at my glass workshop last weekend! (minus one piece - I'll show that one later) The 'caterpillar' - basically just teaching how to create a line/indent in the glass (mine looks nothing like any kind of creature...maybe a little sprite of some kind):...

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Sunday Storytime (on Monday): twins!

Marilla adopts twins! Well I don't remember anything about this so I guess I mustn't have read this book in my youth after all. Or the details didn't stick, anyway. Favourite phrase from this week: "The sun was just setting with a great deal of purple and golden pomp...

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Stay glassy

Today I did something I've been wanting to do since last year - each year at the huge Tasmanian Craft Fair at Deloraine, the people from Poatina Arts bring an impressive hot glass trailer to demonstrate hot glass blowing, and when I saw it last year I was captivated....

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Sunday Storytime

nm?¿¿¿¿/ Pardon me, Coco just walked across the keyboard. You may hear a little background noise this week, as it's pelting down rain outside and the cats have been most seriously displeased. I do love Montgomery's ways of describing the various characters of Avonlea....

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