#10amWithTea

  But don’t you see, T?  Your niche is you Hmm I hadn’t thought of that when I had a wobble on Instagram recently.   I kept reading that people on that social media platform need a niche, a curated feed, a USP that made people want to follow them and devour their posts.  

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#GBBO 2018 — Spice Week — Ginger Cake

  Ginger cake and the Grand Prix is a winning combination for a Sunday afternoon if you ask me.   Followed by Antiques Roadshow and a cracking drama.   Did you watch The Bodyguard?  If you didn’t, please catch up, it’s superb.   Oh and Killing Eve has been incredible too, so brilliantly played and

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Prescriptions to your door with Pharmacy2U

  It’s probably some kind of miracle that I have got to the age I have without having to take regular medication.   Though that all changed this summer when I finally got my “yes you are getting old” diagnosis and was eventually prescribed HRT.   This now means that every two months I need

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Ranty Friday — 28th September

  When Ranty Friday was a regular thing I would blog about one thing.   Invariably it was only thing that had wound me up in the preceding week, so Friday was my day to get it off my chest. Not this week though.  Quite a few things have pushed my buttons. Starting with Jan

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How to create the hallway of dreams

It’s a wonder that we ever bought our house because the hallway is all wrong.   The stairs come down straight to the front door.   Literally.   You can come down the stairs and with one foot on the bottom step you can have another foot out of the front door.  From a Feng

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The one about pillows

  You probably don’t know this about me but my perfect day would involve a very large bed.  White cotton bedding and a huge amount of pillows.   A pile of newspapers and copious amounts of tea.   This to me is pretty much the height of luxury.     So it is slightly baffling that I have

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Old & New Comedy Classics

“Laughter is the best medicine” they say and if you find yourself in need of a good chuckle then you can’t beat a great comedy film. This is an enormous genre to navigate which means that it can be hard to separate the good from the bad, so here is a quick look at a

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