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    Protein in Pregnancy – Are you Getting Enough?

    Something I have been really struggling to get into my system with this pregnancy is protein. It’s something that I usually struggle to get in to my diet anyway due to Mr Scissors being a vegetarian (and a fussy one at that) but whilst I’ve been pregnant especially the last thing I have wanted to …

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    Panicky Pregnancy – Coming to terms with being pregnant

    I’ve been a little quiet the last few weeks. I had the best of intentions in keeping up with all my new pregnancy related posts but to be honest I was struggling a bit. I had a few panic attacks and minor melt downs about what on earth we were doing having a child. I …

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    Don’t Panic – Our Huge Massive Shock

    So I’ve been very quiet on the blogging front recently. We had a bit of a shock around my 27th birthday that threw us through a bit of a loop and it’s taken some time to come to terms with it. But now we have. It really wasn’t something we were expecting but it’s happened and …

Food & Recipes

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    Protein in Pregnancy – Are you Getting Enough?

    Something I have been really struggling to get into my system with this pregnancy is protein. It’s something that I usually struggle to get in to my diet anyway due to Mr Scissors being a vegetarian (and a fussy one at that) but whilst I’ve been pregnant especially the last thing I have wanted to …

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    Homemade Booze – Blackberry Vodka, Sloe Gin, Strawberry Bon Bon Vodka

    Please forgive me dear readers for I am about to get a bit Christmassy on your asses! I used to struggle each year with what to get for our extended family. Between me and the boy we have lots of brothers and sisters and aunts and uncles to sort presents for and it gets both …

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    Tête-à-Tête at Terre à Terre – Brighton Restaurant Review

    I was going to add this at the end of my Wittering post yesterday but I decided that it was so mind-blowingly incredible that it deserved it’s own post entirely. We were hoping to have a meal out with the in-laws on Monday evening in Wittering before we headed home. Unfortunately most of the pubs …

Gaming, Technology & Geekery

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    Are We Alone? The Search for Extraterrestrial Life (An essay)

    *ARE WE ALONE ALIEN NERD SIREN* Are we alone? Yup that’s right, this post is going to be two things: Hugely nerdy in a spacey-wacey, timey-wimey kinda way Very long. Like really long. If you are really into reading University Physics essays then grab a cuppa and a bit of cake and pull up a …

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    Lewes Bonfire Celebrations – What It’s REALLY About

    Remember, remember the fifth of November Gunpowder, treason and plot. I see no reason, why gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot. Guy Fawkes, Guy Fawkes, guy, t’was his intent To blow up the king and the parliament. Three score barrels of powder below Poor old England to overthrow; By God’s providence he was catch’d he …

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    Happy Halloween – A Truly Terrifying TV Advert

    Halloween is upon us! And so i’m interrupting normal broadcasting to bring you something I found on YouTube in preparation for tomorrow night! This is potentially the most terrifying advert I’ve ever seen and so completely perfect for All Hallows Eve! I think it’s actually the girls’ reaction that is more scary than the doll …

Photography & Creative

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    Singleton Christmas Fair in Pictures

    I’ve been total pants at blogging lately. To be honest I’ve been a bit of a miserable bitch, but I won’t bore you with the details. So at the weekend I decided it was time for some cheering up. As you may know from my Bentley Woodfair posts (here & here) I love a good …

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    Seaside Sparkles – Eastbourne Fireworks in Images

    I love Fireworks. Really. I REALLY love Fireworks. As soon as the first leaves start to drop, I get a bit twitchy. At some point I will walk into a shop and buy a hat, gloves and a scarf. Sometimes I don’t even realise I’ve done it. But there they are, all snuggly and warm …

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    Mental Health Week – An Artist’s Suicide Story

    Hold on to your hats. This blog is getting serious.   It’s Mental Health Week this week and I have been working alongside a fantastic Brighton based charity recently to raise awareness of Suicide Prevention.  At this stage I am not necessarily “ready” to have the conversation about how suicide has and still does touch …

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    Panicky Pregnancy – Coming to terms with being pregnant

    I’ve been a little quiet the last few weeks. I had the best of intentions in keeping up with all my new pregnancy related posts but to be honest I was struggling a bit. I had a few panic attacks and minor melt downs about what on earth we were doing having a child. I …

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    Don’t Panic – Our Huge Massive Shock

    So I’ve been very quiet on the blogging front recently. We had a bit of a shock around my 27th birthday that threw us through a bit of a loop and it’s taken some time to come to terms with it. But now we have. It really wasn’t something we were expecting but it’s happened and …

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    Vegetable Trough Challenge Week 6 & #HDYGG

    Well hello there! I’ve been having a seriously shite month and have been a bit slack with the garden/veggie trough updates the past few weeks so I thought I’d take a quickly couple of snaps just to show your the progress. The vegetable trough contents in particular are looking pretty darn awesome! Below you can …

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