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This, from Jeanmarie, who heard it from a man she met on a windy train platform on her commute into the city one early morning.
As Fall colors start to paint the country in shades of fire, two friends of our recently returned from a hiking holiday, which they described in glowing terms apart from one small setback:
This Dinner Will Put You In A St Patrick’s Frame of Mind – Guinness Beef Stew and a dancing leprechaun
St Patrickâ€™s Day plans are afoot in New York â€“ the parade is shutting down half the city, green beer is promised in the bar on the corner, Kim is hosting a brunch with actual Irish Bacon, and a dancing … Continue reading
Every year our Christmas ritual takes us past Shrewsbury to the village of Edgemond, for a huge family get together involving a rotating cast of children â€“ anywhere from 10 â€“ 15 under tens. They rampage about in the nicest … Continue reading
Jon loves Bonfire Night. Thereâ€™s a tradition in his family of building fires taller than the house, that melt the guttering and cause the fire brigade to stop by to see if everythingâ€™s ok, and accept a plate of food … Continue reading
This Dinner Will Get You Laid â€“ Pumpkin Lamb Stew â€“ with optional eyeballs (full disclosure â€“ the eyeballs will almost certainly not get you laid.)
If youâ€™re planning on dressing up as any of the following: sexy kitten, sexy devil, sexy cowgirl, sexy bunny, French Maid, Dominatrix, you donâ€™t need to be worrying about making lamb stew. Seriously. Cheese and crackers is plenty. This post … Continue reading
There is currently a commercial on the tv where an infatuated suitor notices how much his girlfriend dotes upon her parentsâ€™ pet cat. The details of his dastardly plan no doubt forming in his mind he rushes home, turns his … Continue reading
I would like to pay tribute to my Irish friend Christie, who moved to New York in the height of the summer, all bouncing curls (how? The humidity was off the chart) and green eyes and a good line in … Continue reading
A combination of snow, work and being high as an escaped helium balloon on love has meant that Amazing Grace has been rather busy of late, so it was good to meet her for a 2 fingers up to the … Continue reading
Remember remember the 5th of November, Gunpowder treason and plot, I see no reason why gunpowder season should ever be forgot.