Recent Posts

September, 2011

  • 27 September

    How to Lose at Checkers

    One more thing we did while at the campground was played a giant game of checkers.  My husband isn’t a big fan of playing games, unless it’s something like Trivial pursuit where he knows his knowledge will always trump mine.  I couldn’t believe it when we came along the giant …

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  • 26 September

    Review: Camping Pyrenees Natura

    When my husband and I agreed that we wanted to take a few days in the Pyrenees during our trip to the south of France, we initially wanted to just book ourselves a gite (cabin) or B&B.  It turned out that with only a few weeks notice and us arriving …

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  • 25 September

    OMG! It’s Here! One For the Money Stephanie Plum Trailer!

    It’s here it’s here!! I don’t know how I feel about it, I have a bad feeling, but it’s here! So scared and excited! [youtube id=”ld4x5aymjj4″ width=”600″ height=”350″] I honestly have no idea what to say.  I’m still on the fence about so many things.  As you know I’m not …

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  • 24 September

    A Day in the Life of Stella

    [vimeo id=”8327538″ width=”600″ height=”350″] What a life!  When I die I want to go back in time and come back as Stella. I figure if reincarnation is possible then time travel must be too. This is such a great video!  I’d love to make something like that for a day …

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  • 23 September

    Have I Been Living in The Netherlands Too Long?

    A friend shared this article on Facebook earlier and the list made me laugh a bit because a fair few of them really do apply to me!  Some not, but many… oh hell yes. I’m sorry, I just had to stop at number 81 and come back up here to …

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  • 22 September

    Don’t Hate Facebook, Hate Your Friends!

    So, you’ve recently noticed changes to your homepage on Facebook and you are freaking out.  Suddenly you see posts between your friends and people you don’t know, the layout is different, you don’t know where to find what… you are LOSING. YOUR. MIND. First, take a deep breath. It’s not …

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  • 20 September

    TV Review: The Big C

    When I first heard about Showtime’s new show The Big C last year, I wasn’t sure what to expect.  All I knew was that it was a show about Cancer, it sounded like a Reality show that would hit way too close to home for me.  Cancer? Really? Do they …

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  • 17 September

    HDR Mania or Just My Style?

    One of the things that I had on my to do list was to learn to make HDR photos.  A while back I got Photomatix and played around with it to try to teach myself how to do it.  Some of the photos came out really well, others… not so …

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  • 16 September

    Cirque de Moureze

    One day we visited the Cirque de Moureze which is a really unique area made of limestone rock that has eroded over time and left these giant pillars.  It is quite impressive when you look at it! It was hotter than the 7th level of hell the day we were …

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  • 15 September

    Pastel Pink Reverse French

    Since I started messing around with my nails I’ve seen a lot of people doing the reverse french method, which is basically putting a semi circle at the base of the nail rather than putting the color across the tip.  There are a number of methods for doing this, the …

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