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It’s September and it’s back to London, back to work and back to school. We returned gratefully to the sun still shining, which we are all taking advantage of because we KNOW the clouds are coming…and the grey skies…and the rain…which we need of course, but which come and settle in for what seems days…and sometimes even weeks. Okay, enough….the sun is shining and I’m already missing it… Read more
On the first weekend that I have ever had to myself in my own home, with my husband and children camping, I sit down to read the newspaper and my kitchen wall is mocking me. How have I not noticed those grease marks, the finger smudges, and at least a billion tiny flecks of blu tak on the wall. I am trying to ignore it but I can’t. I need to paint it.
Really? Now? Why? I know I should treat myself to a massage or go for a long walk, take in a movie or even read a book. What on earth has come over me deciding to paint my own kitchen wall. I do not even know where to buy paint, but this wall is staring back at me now, laughing at me, cajoling me into its dare.
I may not have thought this through but there is a shop across the street that I am sure will have exactly what I am looking for. But I don’t know what that is yet. One concern I do have is that my newfound determination is to paint 1 wall. Not the entire kitchen. Can I find a match? Read more