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Brain Drain…

  I am ready for Spring. For the warm sunshine and soft winds that Wales gives us (sometimes) at Oestra, for the birdsong and sharp daffodil scent on the breeze and the gentle clouds floating past above... I find that this time of year drags considerably. It's the bit between Spring Half Term and the… Continue reading Brain Drain…

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Valentines Day…

Ah... Valentines day... the smell of perfume, chocolate, roses and desperate people in the air... such a wonderful day. This is one of those days I really, really wish that there was a universal sarcasm font. Don't get me wrong, I like Valentines Day. It's a day when TOH and I remind each other that… Continue reading Valentines Day…

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Melt beads, Steampunk and Bladed Fans…

I've spent most of the day today sorting through melt beads. These are the sort of bead that you put onto a spiky tray and then heat with a hot iron through greaseproof paper to glue them together; rather neatly utilising the thermal properties of the plastic they are created from. The reason I am… Continue reading Melt beads, Steampunk and Bladed Fans…