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Smarter Than the Average Bear

March 1st. “In like a lion, out like a lamb.”  Composer Chopin’s birth anniversary.  Bandleader Glenn Miller’s birth anniversary.  On a March 1st in history, Ohio became a state, and on another, so did Nebraska.   349 more words

the wait


I often find myself in situations where I have to be honest. Staring up at the ceiling as I lay in my bed, with thoughts racing through my head. 291 more words

Life In Wales

New report: Nearly 100,000 children affected by benefit sanctions in 2013/14

This is a VERY important report issued today (March 2 2015) by a coalition of major UK churches.

An estimated 6.8 million weeks of sanctions were handed out in 2013/2014. 764 more words

Daily Musings

Cats the Musical, Golf, Best Man & Fin + Soph's Wedding

This week was a very slow start for me. After the last 4 days of the previous week being pretty full on with something happening every night, plus being the sorest I have ever been after a football match, I sacked off the training and had a day off. 1,575 more words

A day in Roman Wales

I sometimes pause to consider how lucky we are to live in the Green Valleys of Wales. We have everything on our doorstep: the sea with stunning beaches, the hills, a train that gets us to London in two hours (very important for the city girl that I am), and then all the archaeological and historical sites. 255 more words

Ancient History