Posts Tagged "bike"

Magpie Monday: cos I am a Material Girl

Posted by on Jul 11, 2011 in Art & Craft, Home & Garden | 12 comments

I loved embroidery in my schooldays, and have been saying I want to re-learn it for a while now – and of course this desire received a further boost when I bought my lovely embroidery panel a few week’s ago. I am getting closer to realising my wish to practise, with this week’s Magpie Monday buys.     First I found two cushion cover-sized linen panels, printed for embroidery, which someone had started to stitch but obviously abandoned. (I wonder will I do the same, and return to the charity shop, then the same thing be repeated until finally completed?)  ...

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Still No Princess

Posted by on May 30, 2011 in Travel & Leisure | 7 comments

A quick update on the case of the written-off Princess, but I’m afraid there is not much news. As regular readers of my blog will know, I was knocked off said Princess (my Pashley Princess Sovereign) as I cycled round a roundabout, the Princess was written off, and the driver of the car that did the damage drove off without stopping. This was in November, and I have not heard from the Police since they (eventually) took my statement in March. But last week I received a letter from the solicitors, informing me that they have served a court order on the third-party’s insurers....

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Introducing the Princess

Posted by on Sep 29, 2010 in Travel & Leisure | 0 comments

I want a nice photo of Molly and the Princess as the banner picture for this blog – but the weather has been so dreadful that any photo taken would not do justice to the Princess’s beauty. So in the meantime here is a photo from the Pashley website – and the real Princess will put in an appearance any day soon. Watch this space. Check her out on the Pashley website:...

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