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My book companions in 2015

These are my fun friends of the past year: Police by Jo Nesbo Unusual Creatures by Michael Hearst 19 Trandafiri by Mircea Eliade Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands by Jorge Amado Persuasion by Jane Austen Detroit by Charlie LeDuff … Continue reading

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My book companions in 2014

These are my fun friends of the past year: El amor en los tiempos del cólera by Gabriel García Márquez The Darling Buds of May by H.E. Bates Ida by Gertrude Stein Despre bucurie in Est si in Vest si … Continue reading

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Thank you 2014

Dear 2014, You were a odd one. Here are some of your: Travel highlights: Attended three weddings. Family wedding Florida, adopted-cousins wedding in Sardinia and friend’s wedding in Toronto. All spectacular. Secluded beaches in Sardinia. Family time and delicious seafood … Continue reading

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First Sale

My Etsy shop has been an endeavor close to my heart since its start in 2010. I mentioned before that it was originally a venue for my mother to extend her passion for knitting and tailoring. It was subsequently put … Continue reading

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Record cabinet gets a new life

I notice that every other post, I make a note that I am months late in writing it. By now it is safe to assume this always happens. The story of this beautiful cabinet starts summer 2013. We rolled into … Continue reading

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Maybe I should valentine more

I have still to embrace Valentine’s, for a few reasons which are a bit too preachy for this post. Actually this post is meant to celebrate a lovely surprise I got the other day when one of my prints was … Continue reading

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Thank you 2013

I had a similar post at the beginning of the previous year and it felt like a good idea to recap some of the highlight moments of 2013. We started the year in one part of the world and ended … Continue reading

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My book companions in 2013

I used to write small posts for each book in a Book Diary section of the blog but for the moment I have retired it. Each one of these books was a rewarding read and all these companions were sources … Continue reading

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Photographic Prints

There is a reason why the headline of this blog is ‘Slowly getting there’. I seem to be like a turtle, slowly treading through various paths until I find my way. This time this concerns photography and the end result. … Continue reading

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Watery Painting

I have a history of almost doing things. When I applied for university, I almost did Business Management. I ended up doing Computer Science. When we came to Australia I wanted to take a course different from anything I have … Continue reading

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