Here's a meme that's doing the rounds - Fiona at Cottage Smallholder tagged me for it.
What were you doing 10 years ago?
Studying for my history finals at Oxford University, whilst juggling family life ... the children were 11, 9, 7 and 5 at that point.
What's on your to-do list today?
Make shepherd's pie for 15 (I've got a Cambridge college crew staying, training at Henley for next term's races).
Snacks I enjoy
The ones eaten standing up in front of the fridge ;) Also hummus and celery sticks
What would you do if you were a billionaire?
Sort out the house. Stage small-scale opera in the garden. Carry on as ever.
5 places I've lived
Henley on Thames
mucking out stables
mother (far and away the hardest)
5 interesting blogs to tag ... these are all relatively new to me
Gillian at Skybluepink
Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska
The Leftover Queen
Girl Interrupted Eating
Keiko at Nordljus (not new to me, but lovely, especially the recent post about Sarah Raven's garden, one of the most inspiring places I know)
Friday flowers - in a convent garden - "If poverty had been the keynote of the convent buildings, its garden was redolent of wealth. There was, even here, certain evidence of monastic austerity,...
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