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Hello again on a Sunday! It’s so good to share things that work you know, especially when they make life a bit easier, satisfy our hunger and make life more enjoyable. So today I’m sharing 5 cookbooks and the recipes I love to make again and again. For more years than I can count, I’ve always…

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Increasingly, three of my favourite English words are very simple pleasures. With all the ‘bucket lists’ that continue to float around, especially as we’re still easing into this new year, it’s somewhat tempting to try to go bigger in the things we do when we have precious downtime. There’s nothing wrong with bucket lists, one of the…

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Happy New Year and welcome to the first Sunday Things of 2019 and a few thoughts on being resolution free in this new calendar year. While it doesn’t imply that you should be without aspirations, I’ve been alive long enough to recognise that new years resolutions, as well-intentioned as they may be, are subject to a…

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Any day at home is a day well-spent, especially if it includes warm beverages, candles and even a bit of music. For this holiday-inspired post, I’m sharing a couple of easy recipes for two of my fave beverages for this time of year along with quick ideas on what to listen to or watch, or both.…

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This year, the theme at our home is low-key festive. If you read last week Sunday’s post, you’ll understand my dilemma on whether or not to even bother with this year’s festivities. But after a bit of back and forth, we decided it would do us some good to at least acknowledge the season. While it will be…

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  For this edition of Sunday Things, I’ve battled the museum crowds so you don’t have to, to bring you deets on vintage gowns, crowns and angel wings. Each year, the glitz of the Met Gala ushers in the Costume Institute at the Met Museum’s annual exhibition, which is in addition to the other displays…

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One of the highlights of blogging is being tagged to participate in tags or challenges. So in this post, I’m responding to the 50 Things that Make My Life Extraordinary or 50 Things That Make Me Smile tag. I was tagged by Paula of The Value of A Moment blog to participate, a sweet surprise as always. Paula…

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