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Three children *** One big, grey dog *** Two parents *** Country loving *** Cottage dwelling in the South-West of the UK. That’s us!

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  • Julia No hand holding at school or kisses at the playground, but they love me to knit them stuff. Fingers crossed that doesn't change. The hoodie... 19 Sep
  • Jo - Mother of Teenagers I am constantly aghast at your crafting skills. I so wish I could match them. Love the colour and if he is happy to wear... 19 Sep
  • Jeannie Gray I get SO excited when the kids ask me to knit for them. The hoodie looks fantastic & doesn't have that homemade vibe at all.... 19 Sep
  • Craft Mother I really like Kent. It seems a bit forgotten about, other than the coast line and crossing to the continent. A bit sad to see... 19 Sep
  • Craft Mother So true. Just need to look. I'm fascinated by the history left behind in clues. Especially the ones so easily overlooked. 19 Sep
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"God has an inordinate fondness for stars and beetles."

- J B S Haldane

Debs Random Writings

Pumpkin apple cake

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slice-of-cakeWe had a weekend around the house. I cleared the remains of the sweetcorn and cucumbers. Harvested tomatoes and seeds. Counted pumpkins, as you do. There was homework and decorating. Meals to make and eat. Piles of washing to move from one place to another, until it reached the right bedroom clean.

It was a getting things done weekend.

One person needed to bake. So she did. She wanted to make a pumpkin cake. An orange coloured cake with a face. I suggested an apple cake, as I eyed the growing mountains of windfalls around the kitchen. So she did.

First apple cake of the season. It feels like autumn now.

Nice.

How about you? Good weekend?

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