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Jane Langan
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Muddling along, blogging and drinking lots of coffee
Muddling along, blogging and drinking lots of coffee

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My 20 Guilty Pleasure's
Oh we all have them, and aren't they wonderful, because they are always naughty and always nice. I have loads of guilty pleasures, and sometimes when I am feeling rebellious I don't even feel guilty, although mostly, I do. But here is a lovely long list of ...
My 20 Guilty Pleasure's
My 20 Guilty Pleasure's
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11 Things that have Changed in My Body
This blog has been prompted by the post suggestion, My Body, from the lovely people at Post 40 Bloggers and also because of a conversation I had with the lovely @thinlyspread on Twitter. Up until my late 30's I happily slipped between a size 12 - 14, then k...
11 Things that have Changed in My Body
11 Things that have Changed in My Body
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OMG I'm back at Uni after 30 years
So, the enormity of doing a Masters Degree in creative writing, at 50,  has just hit me. I have this MASSIVE book to study from, with work sheets and stuff. I have to write proper stories, where I have to be super creative, and because I am stupidly competi...
OMG I'm back at Uni after 30 years
OMG I'm back at Uni after 30 years
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My 9 Steps to Coping with Grief
Its been a bit of a strange summer, the first half my daughters and I did lots of lovely summer things, sometimes just with us other times with their friends. At Coughton Court playing with the sculptures The second half of the summer was less lovely, my Da...
My 9 Steps to Coping with Grief
My 9 Steps to Coping with Grief
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Why my Dad wouldn't eat Jelly and Ice Cream
Its been one week since my Dad died. A busy week, sorting out funeral arrangements, talking to celebrants, cancelling things, tidying away my Dads life. It could be worse, most of the tidying away happened when we had to put Dad into a home and then sell th...
Why my Dad wouldn't eat Jelly and Ice Cream
Why my Dad wouldn't eat Jelly and Ice Cream
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Dad
My Dad was a big man, tall, with a shock of red hair that he claimed my brother and I turned white. He was often mistaken for the actor Kenneth More. You can see it a bit here, my Dad is on the right (he doesn't usually look so serious) As I write this, my ...
Dad
Dad
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Stories Children Tell....
I grew up
in a village just outside of Shrewsbury. My little gang of friends and I would
roam free through the summer, only appearing home for food. Often disappearing
from dawn till dusk.  I don't
think our parents worried as it was a different time and we...
Stories Children Tell....
Stories Children Tell....
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My Kids are Growing Up
My baby girl finished primary school yesterday. And my eldest finished year 10. All dressed up and ready to go to the youngest's confirmation They are growing up. I have asked them not to, but still they continue to do it, without a care for my feelings. Ev...
My Kids are Growing Up
My Kids are Growing Up
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Let's be less British
Death - we don't really talk about it much, do we? Its not a very British thing to talk about, like money and religion, we shove it into a little cupboard and leave it there brooding. But today, I am getting it out of the cupboard, brushing it down, kicking...
Let's be less British
Let's be less British
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My 15 Best Reads
I have been thinking recently what are the best books I have ever read? So here is my list of 15 best books, that I have read and would recommend to everyone, in no particular order. Brighton Rock by Graham Greene (About young gangsters in Brighton in the 1...
My 15 Best Reads
My 15 Best Reads
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