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Alexandra Tarling
Marketer, craftster, maker, feminist, views my own.
Marketer, craftster, maker, feminist, views my own.

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NaBloPoMo 29
Still dying of my cough, an early start into London in the frost. Had to stop and buy cough medicine at the railway station Superdrug. I still always thing of an aspirin with a cape when I say that. Couple of meetings, running away at the end to the next as...

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NaBloPoMo 24
Worked from home again today as I had a hospital appointment. Weighed myself. Pleased to be down to 74kg. Slow progress, but some progress. Hospital appointment was ok, just a chat with the consultant. Stupid lady parts. Next step is another scan to check m...

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NaBloPoMo 23
Worked from home today. Still dying from my cough. Worked on my work secret santa present and watched lots and lots of Mad Men. Adore the clothes.

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NaBloPoMo 13 Hedgehogs
After a slightly uncomfortable night on the sofa, I went to cafe church with the family. Dad was leading, and it's interesting watching him adapt his leadership style for this more informal setting. We made various poppy crafts, and my favourite were the wa...

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NaBloPoMo 12: Parents
I had a horrid time with my car, so I turned it around by flower arranging for Remembrance Sunday with Emma and her daughter Kendra who were excellent helpers, then going back to Westbury to celebrate with my family. Tom was on call, so we were a man down, ...

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NaBloPoMo 9
I woke up at stupid o'clock this morning, checked my phone to see the US election results, and felt sad. We'll have to hope Mr. Trump makes good his promise to unite the nation and represent all peoples. My phone was pinging all morning with friends messagi...

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NaBloPoMo 8 Waiting
Traffic was awful today in Southampton - I'm not sure why. It took me ages to get to the railway station. Once I got into London, I had meetings, ran training, grabbed lunch with a new aquaintance/friend and worked some more. There was a hug queue to get in...

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NaBloPoMo 7
Today I drove to Kent,  sat in my car for a conference call, worked damn hard but still didn't get everything done, then went to see a colleague and her baby. He was delightful, and I liked watching her be a mummy. It was so good to talk away together. I wi...

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NaBloPoMo 6: On my own
We waved the Belgians off at 9am-ish this morning. Tom was on call, and after his breakfast went to look at a fault, so I had the day to myself. I'd missed the earlier morning service I normally go to at church, but I decided to go to the later service. I w...

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NaBloPoMo 3 - cake
Today I was in London for a big team meeting. I like travelling into the capital, looking at people's back garden's. Here's the birthday cake from today's session - we had two birthdays in the room, and my team are delicious over achievers. We've got guests...
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