Monthly Archives: September 2012

Almost Cumberland Hotpot

So, all you have to do to create this masterpiece, is: 1. Boil up a couple of handfuls of barley with celery, onion, bits of leek, carrot, whatever (just not cabbage), some salt, a bay leaf, garlic and any other … Continue reading

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Those Pesky Elementals

I think my house has elementals. Etheric beings with mischievous urges. The other night I noticed I was dropping items on the kitchen floor. I realised at about 8 times. Every time I bent down, I noticed how bad the … Continue reading

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Redleg is Dead

My favourite goose popped her clogs this morning. No obvious reason. She just went to sleep and didn’t wake up. She’s the thoughtful looking goose at the very bottom of the photo. When she was a gosling (she was one … Continue reading

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Guns and Chums; an ideal world

I admit it. I recently stuck up a post on facebook which was designed to be provocative. Facebook is so much a putrified mess of sycophancy mixed with mud slinging, I wanted to invite an actual debate involving both sides … Continue reading

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Autotherapy Launches!

Never listen to anyone! Everyone loves a party, right?! Autotherapy’s launch party was done proud by many of my long suffering friends, family, ex-colleagues, former bosses, and general lovely riff-raff. It was such an explosion of people, old and new. … Continue reading

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Search Terms #1

I’m going to unashamedly acquire Lyndon Keane’s Search Terms analysis and admit that: sakina murdock book launch and how to keep my vagina taste good are the two main search terms used to get readers to my blog. Serves me … Continue reading

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Eeek…..stop press!!!

I take it back.  A very encouraging email from a girl at a local newspaper that said she is reading Autotherapy in order to review it!  

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