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A Pre-Historic Day Out

A Pre-Historic Day Out

I’m sitting in a caravan, listening to the rain bounce off the roof.  I glance over to one of the windows, and it literally looks like a waterfall running down.  Well, I am in Scotland and the rain is what the country is best known for, right?  Well, the weather is certainly one thing that Scotland is notorious for.  But this post isn’t about the weather.  This post is to tell you about one of its little hidden gems, that…

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Recipe: Lemonade Scones

Recipe: Lemonade Scones

Whether you pronounce it as scone (rhyming with gone – that’s the correct way, by the way) or scone  (rhyming with tone or bone – wrong! Ha!), it’s the same thing.  A delicious baked “thing” that is super versatile in the way that you can make them savoury or sweet, and you don’t even have to change the ingredients!   There are many different countries and cultures that will claim that the classic scone originated from them…   The Oxford English Dictionary…

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To holiday or not to holiday?

To holiday or not to holiday?

Thanks to Covid-19, the UK went in to lock-down on 23 March 2020.  It was for the best…  The virus was circulating rapidly, and the death toll was increasing dramatically, day-by-day.  Schools across the country had already closed on 20 March apart from the children of primary keyworkers), for the fear of the virus being brought into school by someone, then taken home by another person.  It would only take one small child carrying the virus, to have a cuddle…

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