How to have the perfect cosy night in

Going out has become so expensive these days (babysitter, taxi, dinner and/or movie) so we don’t do it that often.  But it’s really important to make the most of our time together so I thought…

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Book review – Valley of the Dolls

My Book Group’s October choice was the classic Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann, published in 1966. I remember seeing this book on the top shelf of my parents’ bookcase when I was a…

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July book review – “Scoop”

Our July Book Group choice couldn’t have been more different from June’s (The Stepford Wives – read my review here), this month it’s Scoop by Evelyn Waugh, published in 1938.  According to Wikipedia, Scoop is…

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25 (more) things that make me happy

This is actually a follow-up to my first “25 things that make me happy” post from April (you can read it here).  Back then I said that there were a lot more things that make…

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June book review – “The Stepford Wives”

Following on from our Book Group’s choice for last month, “The Last Tycoon” – read my review here – our book for this month was “The Stepford Wives” by Ira Levin, published in 1972.  I’d heard…

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