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Lent Project 2013 – How’s It Going?


I’m doing something a bit different this year for lent. Well, it’s day #10 and so far I’ve kept up with my plan. I’ve sent a postcard to foreign lands, given someone a Thomas the Tank Engine book, baked someone biscuits, written letters and emails and surprised someone with new slipper socks. It’s nice, doing…… Continue reading Lent Project 2013 – How’s It Going?

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Lent 2013 – The Year I Don’t Give Anything Up


It was Shrove Tuesday yesterday and I spectacularly failed to eat any pancakes despite feeding Caius some for breakfast. I am planning a pancake session later this week though, when the kids are home. So that makes today the first day of Lent, a 40 day stretch of thoughtfulness and build up to Easter in…… Continue reading Lent 2013 – The Year I Don’t Give Anything Up

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My Personal Lent Project 2012


I’m rubbish at Lent. There, I’ve said it. I have no staying power at all, I start out with the best of intentions and usually fail by the end of the first day (or second if I’m lucky) – a bit like New Years Resolutions. With that in mind I’ve decided to approach Lent a…… Continue reading My Personal Lent Project 2012