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Sunday breakfast a couple of weeks ago. Using the Kenwood, it was really easy:-) I used the Gourmet Traveller basic recipe, and filled it with ever so slightly cooked apple.



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It’s Not All About The Talk

Alisa at Champagne and Socks included a TED talk in one of her recent posts. She missed her stops a few times for it, and I delayed going to bed because I was watching it…

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Homeschooling High School: Writing and Composition

I’m posting thishere so that I can find it later.

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Podcasts « A Brave Writer’s Life in Brief

I discovered this series because the most recent podcast is an interview with Melissa Wiley (of Bonny Glen fame). But while I was there, I realised that Julie Bogart is talking about Bravewriter… For anyone who has been curious, it’s probably a worthwhile listen:-)

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I spent rather more time than I anticipated this evening, playing on Duolingo. It’s a language learning site (currently German, Spanish and French; although, it does sound like they are planing on expanding further). It uses game type activities, and works on both written and oral language. And I’m currently making use of the option to test out of some material. I’m actually thinking that it might be a really good match for Puggle! I have a couple of invites available, if anyone is interested:-)

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