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Reasons to be cheerful - 17th August 2017 #R2BC

Busy week this week, but here are my reasons to be cheerful...

1) Family

I'm sitting writing this at my desk in the dining room as my son works at the dining table and one of our cats snoozes with us.

We've had extended family staying here and with my parents this week, so it's been great to all be together.

2) A fruitful garden

I'm up to 6lbs of blackberries from my bushes now, which is great and I've started picking my green beans - we had enough to serve with lunch on Sunday last week - so I'm really happy.

3) Writing

I've had some really positive feedback from editors this week about potential magazine articles, so I'm really happy.

Short and sweet this week, but I'm enjoying the summer and a bit of a break.


  1. Simple is good as is time with family. Thanks for joining in

  2. The magazine articles sounds exciting. Good luck with that. x

  3. Love these reasons coming from a very sane woman who knows what really matters by the sound of things


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