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Silent Sunday

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Siblings – August

August already and it’s time to post a couple of photos of the siblings together. Like The Jam, we have been going underground. The good weather is deserting us, as … Continue reading

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Siblings – July

With these two, where one goes, the other one is never far behind. As with last month’s Siblings post they love adventuring together.  They don’t generally want me to join … Continue reading

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Nunhead beats the bounds, July 2014

If you are a local then you will know that the folk around here are keen on reviving the old traditions.  Some of the traditions might seem a bit odd … Continue reading

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Siblings – June

Again I am just squeezing in by the tips of my toes before the Siblings linky for June turns to dust. This weekend we explored the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Choumert Square Open Day, 8th June 2014

Once a year the gates on Choumert Grove open up to the public and the tranquil, green beauty of Choumert Square is revealed to all for just a few quid to charity. … Continue reading

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Blogiversary number 3

Well I never!  Three years ago I first posted on hattydaze with no idea of what was to come. The best thing about having your own blog is that it … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Big Lunch at the Hill Station, 1st June 2014

Stephen and Jacqui did it again. They enlisted the aid of friends and neighbours and put on an amazing Big Lunch last Sunday at the Hill Station. The Big Lunch … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Brockley Phone Boxes – the first six months

Mobile phone battery down?  Want to make a phone call from one of the local red public phone boxes? Don’t bother – you won’t find a phone in there, we … Continue reading

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Fun at the Big Red Pizza Bus

We had such a fun lunch time at the Big Red Pizza Bus this weekend. I mean, how can you argue with its proposition: fresh pizza, served on a real (docked) … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Siblings – May

Like nothing else, the Siblings monthly post reveals that the year is flying past like a high speed train. I look around me, go to sleep and get up a few … Continue reading

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The New Cross + Deptford Free Film Festival – photos and words by a volunteer

You wouldn’t believe how much fun it was to be involved with this year’s New Cross + Deptford Free Film Festival. Re-phrase.  If you attended the outdoor screening in Telegraph … Continue reading

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New Cross + Deptford Free Film Festival 2014

I don’t make resolutions at New Year but this year I promised myself that I would get back to one of my passions and go to the cinema more. Things … Continue reading

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Croftfest

Before the Easter hols are totally over, I wanted to share some photographs from Croftfest Easter Fair, which happened last weekend in Crofton Park. Croftfest began as a mini festival … Continue reading

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Peckham BMX Club

Burgess Park is one of London’s largest parks and is found between Peckham, Camberwell and Walworth. Unlike other London parks, Burgess Park used to be a built up area of … Continue reading

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Siblings – April

This month is a month for sunshine, spring flowers and Star Wars. Must be time to link up with the Siblings project again. The brighter weather and longer days have … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood

People always talk to me about moving out of London.  They think it’ll be a better place to raise the children.  They tell me I can get better value for … Continue reading

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Siblings – March

This month, much to everyone’s relief, the weather cheered up. We dashed out to Friendly Gardens to skip amongst the daffodils.  And then to sit and rest awhile.  Handy to … Continue reading

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Los Pacaminos at the Ivy House, 14th March 2014 – photos

For those who read my interview with ‘the man’ last week (don’t panic, you can catch up here), you might be wondering how it all went down when Paul Young … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Interview with Paul Young – Los Pacaminos are coming to the Ivy House, Nunhead, on 14th March 2014

Back in January I posted the following on Facebook and prepared to buy myself a solo ticket. “A few of you out there might remember the me of the early … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Postcard from Tanzania for International Women’s Day

A year ago I received a special digital Postcard from Ghana to celebrate 25 years of fundraising by Comic Relief.  The trip to Ghana had been undertaken by the awe-inspiring queens … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Honkopoly – done!

A few weeks ago I told you about the plan to follow the Monopoly route around London to raise money for Sport Relief – otherwise known as Honkopoly due to … Continue reading

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Siblings – February

For the Siblings photograph this month, I had to pick this one. Manny turned 7 yesterday and we had a little family tea party ahead of his ‘real’ party next … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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The Boy with the Big Brown Eyes (7 today!)

Girls.  Women.  Especially Grandmas.  Watch out.  This young man knows how to play you.  He knows what he wants and he knows how to get it. (Does it work on … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Princetastic week #wheresprince

You know, Prince and I have loads in common. I know you are going to start guffawing about our being the same height (wrong: Prince is 5’2, I can only … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Pharrell and Hatty is a thing

OK, so you know already that I am a fan of Pharrell Williams. The post I wrote last May (go on, you’d better read it) was more about his back catalogue as … Continue reading

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I’m playing Honkopoly for Sport Relief on 5th February

This time last year we were celebrating 25 years of Comic Relief, and I wrote here about the amazing trip to Ghana undertaken by 3 of our most imaginative and fabulous bloggers, … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday

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Silent Sunday

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Silent Sunday

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Silent Sunday

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