Monthly Archives: November 2011

Ugh. Again, ugh.

So it’s Wednesday again and I’m missing group therapy AGAIN.  Last week I had a migraine; this week I woke up with a vile tummy ache and wrenched shoulder and misery.  Not sure what’s going on but I am CROOK. … Continue reading

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Depressed, broke, and not much to say….

I’m not feeling very well. The black dog has got me in its teeth at the moment, and I’m finding it hard to do much more than sleep and eat. I’m too broke to buy a birthday present for my … Continue reading

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While I was out…

Mr B had some excitement! (Note: though we see these around often, this is the first time one has come inside the shed… I don’t think we want to add one to the menagerie!)  

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First pizzas… and the renovation saga continues.

So the new stove got its first run last night – not with anything super-special, but with lazy pizzas.  We don’t even make the dough – just use a round of Lebanese  (pita) bread, slap something appropriately tomatoey on (last … Continue reading

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AT LAST! New stove is here, woooohoooo!

This is it – a Belling (from Britain) multifunction, double oven stove with ceramic cooktop.  SO EXCITING!!  The electrician will be here first thing in the morning to connect it and then LOOK OUT! I’m NOT going to go berserk … Continue reading

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On cooking…

I may have mentioned we’re getting a new stove at long last, right?  (YIPPEEEEEEEE!) I enjoy cooking, but I *love*  baking.  So much.  And I’ve missed being able to cook – I haven’t even wanted to try anything new or … Continue reading

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Ummm, nope…

So I didn’t get to group therapy today after all.  Mr Beloved has been sick for the past week with The Dreaded Lurgey, and as is the way with such things, now I have it too. Luckily, I’d already booked … Continue reading

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In other news… psychotherapy and some distractions

I saw my psychiatr1st again today.  We talked about medicat1on changes (scary!) but I don’t think I’ll be changing anything until the new year.  Frustrating but at the same time, necessary – I might need to go inpatient for a … Continue reading

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I can’t wait for it to arrive!

“It” being   – ta da – THIS! Our new stove!  It’s a British brand, Belling, which I hadn’t come across before (but Dad tells me that Nana had a “Baby Belling Stovette” in her kitchen in Leeton from 1940 something … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY GORDY!!

Because what are big sisters for if not to embarrass the heck out of their baby brother? HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! (He was 2 in this picture, and that was when we lived in Dubbo.  Almost all our childhood photos are trapped … Continue reading

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