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Day 63

“You don’t wanna know what I just saw”, said Les, somewhat enigmatically.
Bryony, barely raised an eyebrow.
“What’s that then Les?” she said.
“You’ve got rats in your dining room.” 819 more words

Renovation

Day 62

A year or so ago, I began to research my family tree. Like anyone who embarks on such a project, I was looking for royal blood, untold hidden riches and exotic genetic makeup. 704 more words

Renovation

Day 61

I’ve mentioned the early-flowering magnolia in many of my previous posts. It’s a beautiful tree, but it is most unfortunately sited: 40 cm from our kitchen door and 50 cm above our drain. 254 more words

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Day 59

Today I began the task of concreting the kitchen floor.

‘Success in making concrete’, says The Practical Man’s Book of Things to Make and Do… 609 more words

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Two women

Plumstead, South-East London. The woman walking on the street is originally from Nepal. There are many Nepalese people living in Plumstead. For me they radiate strenght. 139 more words

Photography

Day 58

“Monday?”
“Yes, Monday afternoon, would that be convenient?”
“Ummmm…”

I floundered.

Convenient wasn’t exactly the word that sprang to mind. I was on the phone to our broadband provider. 687 more words

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Day 57

Today I present an instructive video on roofing one’s own extension with GRP. You will need audio.

Renovation