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As part of my ‘Beekeepers in winter’ entries last winter, I explained how I’d applied to countdown and passed the audition. This morning I look out of the window after yesterday’s rain. The sun shines and as the days get … Continue reading
I hope some of those who came on my recent cryptic crossword course at Gerrards Cross Summer School have tried today’s DT cryptic crossword – – satisfying, a good range of types of clue, enjoyable and not too difficult. Just … Continue reading
Do you like or struggle with Crosswords – especially cryptic ones?.
After the arrival of my 6th grandchild just a few days ago, I’m afraid the rainy day made me assume we wouldn’t open the hives so I went to have a second cuddle with granddaughter instead of attending the Hughenden … Continue reading
Today I made my last trip to my daughter and family before they head to live in the US. I’d like them to create a blog about their adventures.
Might see you there? One of the speakers is also talking about the National Trust in connection with bees.
There is something really satisfying about bargello patchwork. Perhaps because it looks so intricate and intriguing but is actually very easy. My sister moved to the Rockies in the 1970′s and adopted their winter hobby of quilt making. I’d made … Continue reading
There seems to be an even greater number of pupils and adults who panic at Maths – or merely arithmetic. Too often I think the non maths specialists in primary school don’t feel confident themselves and this comes through to … Continue reading