Category Archives: shopping

A New Map

I’d seen The Discworld Emporium advertised in a few places, both around the wider ‘net and in Terry Pratchett fan groups and been tempted by a few of their offerings. I hadn’t ordered anything until earlier this month though, due … Continue reading

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Christmas Warm Up

It’s been a busy old weekend, with Lady M devastating all before her at her staff party on Friday, and my brother Demonic hosting his annual pre-Christmas bash on Saturday. From what Lady M has relayed, there are now a … Continue reading

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Drowned Rat Mode: Engage

So who ordered a whole month’s rain and forgot to space it out over more than one day? I knew I was going to have a busy day, but didn’t anticipate that I’d be spending most of it doing a … Continue reading

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Apple Stores and Confusions

Charleesi’s laptop finally died late last week. It was a mid-range Windows machine, bought mostly for homework and that over the years has played many games, accessed the school’s homework and study resources, posted innumerable Facebook entries, processed many, many … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day

I’ve been heard to mutter a little over the last month or so that the selection of cards available for Valentine’s Day locally have been a little…fluffy. A little traditionally saccharine and safe perhaps – and not really a great … Continue reading

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Celebratory Sidestep

We fought our way up into London yesterday evening, despite the best efforts of South West Trains, to join G+A for A’s birthday. It’s one of those culturally important birthdays involving a 3 and a zero, and A had resolved … Continue reading

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Car Repairs, Christmas Shopping, and Everything

Busy day this week, and no sign of the pace really letting up just at the moment. The library continues to be short-staffed and demoralised ahead of a restructure, so I’m just focusing there on keeping busy and helping to … Continue reading

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