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Books for Change Makers

December 5, 2015

You can’t move in blog land for Gift Guides at this time of year.
Wendy at Moral Fibres has put together a fabulous series of guides to ethical gifts, and if you’re not going handmade, or secondhand, then I would suggest that you allow her impeccable taste and ethical stance to guide you!
One of the things that I have relaxed our Nothing New rules on, is books. I love a good book, and I want my kids to love books.
We visit the library every week, and come home with an enormous bag full for all of us too sit and digest.
There are some books though, that I want to refer back to, and read again, and these ones I confess that I will buy new if I can’t find them secondhand.

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Homemade Peanut Butter Cups!

June 23, 2015

I’m sure it won’t have escaped your notice that it was Father’s Day at the weekend.
As ever, I left things a little teeny bit late, and as ever, ended up making an edible gift, as these are generally pretty quick and easy to make, and generally much appreciated.
Especially when said edible gift is a homemade version of Peanut Butter Cups…!

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