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C is for Cheshire Cat and Caterpillar #atozchallenge

C is for Cheshire Cat and Caterpillar #atozchallenge

Throughout April I’m taking part in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.  I’ll be posting every day (except Sundays) on my chosen theme of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll.   For the letter C, I’m focusing on two of the most iconic characters from Alice in Wonderland, the Cheshire Cat and the Caterpillar.       The Cheshire Cat The Cheshire Cat is one of the most well-known and beloved Wonderland characters. He is a magical feline with an iconic, mischievous grin who frequently appears out of nowhere and then disappears, leaving his smile as the […]


Cat Thursday (4) My Cat Burgular

Cat Thursday (4) My Cat Burgular

Cat Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by The True Book Addict that celebrates the beauty, wonder and hilarity of cats! The idea is to share funny or cute cat pictures and videos that you may have come across, or even pics of your own beloved kitties. Hop on over to The True Book Addict to submit your link if you’re taking part. My Cat Burgular Here is a short video of my sneaky cat opening a drawer in a big to steal a packet of pork scratchings. It was recorded several years ago when he was around 3 years old.   […]


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Posted 8th February 2018 in: Memes & Tags. Tagged: , ,

C is for Coral #AtoZChallenge

C is for Coral #AtoZChallenge

Today I’m continuing with the A-Z Blogging Challenge. This year I’m doing an A-Z of Colours. I’ll be doing a variety of posts, including haikus and poems, arts and crafts, fashion and beauty, recipes and more!     For the letter ‘C’ I have chosen the colour Coral. Coral is a bright, summery colour somewhere between orange and pink. It’s named after the marine animals of the same name that live on tropical reefs. It’s a popular colour in fashion, especially for dresses, lip colour and nail art. These Pinterest boards have some fantastic examples of this vibrant colour. Keep reading to discover the […]


A is for Amber #AtoZChallenge

A is for Amber #AtoZChallenge

Today kickstarts the A-Z Blogging Challenge! The aim is to write a post for every day of the month except for Sundays, with each post representing a different letter of the alphabet. This year I’m doing an A-Z of Colours. I’ll be doing a variety of posts, including haikus and poems, arts and crafts, fashion and beauty, recipes and more!     For the letter ‘A’ I have chosen the colour Amber. Amber is a warm colour between yellow and orange. It’s named after the precious stone of the same name made from fossilised tree resin (the one that features in […]


Cover Characteristic (29) Cats

Cover Characteristic (29) Cats

Today I’m joining in with the Cover Characteristic meme hosted by Sugar and Snark. Every week the author chooses a theme and you have to pick five of your favourite book covers featuring that object. Today’s cover characteristic is Cats. This is another great topic for me as I love my feline friends and there are some gorgeous covers out there. Here are the covers that most appeal to me: It’s hard to pick between all these covers as I like them all for different reasons. I love A Street Cat Named Bob because he has such a cute, cuddly […]


Cover Characteristic (28) Dogs

Cover Characteristic (28) Dogs

Today I’m joining in with the Cover Characteristic meme hosted by Sugar and Snark. Every week the author chooses a theme and you have to pick five of your favourite book covers featuring that object. Today’s cover characteristic is Dogs.I adore dogs, so this is a great topic for me, although I usually avoid the books with sad endings! Here are the covers that most appeal to me: These are all so cute. I love the fun perspective of Woman’s Best Friend-that’s one happy dog! But my favourite has to be Sight Hound. We used to have a wolfhound and […]


Cat Thursday (3) Sleepy Cats

Cat Thursday (3) Sleepy Cats

Cat Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by The True Book Addict that celebrates the beauty, wonder and hilarity of cats! The idea is to share funny or cute cat pictures and videos that you may have come across, or even pics of your own beloved kitties. Hop on over to The True Book Addict to sign up with the Mr Linky if you’re taking part. There are few things cuter than a cat curled up and sleeping peacefully. They can sleep all day if left to their own devices, and often in the strangest places and positions. Check out this gallery […]


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Posted 18th September 2014 in: Memes & Tags. Tagged: ,

Cat Thursday (2) Cats Sitting in Strange Places

Cat Thursday (2) Cats Sitting in Strange Places

Cat Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by The True Book Addict that celebrates the beauty, wonder and hilarity of cats! The idea is to share funny or cute cat pictures and videos that you may have come across, or even pics of your own beloved kitties. Hop on over to The True Book Addict to sign up with the Mr Linky if you’re taking part. Cats love to sit in strange places-on cars, inside boxes and on high shelves. They seem to squash themselves into the smallest spaces imaginable and don’t always look very comfy. Check out these funny pictures: If it […]


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Posted 11th September 2014 in: Memes & Tags. Tagged: , ,