Category Archives: Announcements

Happy New Year

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Happy New Year everyone. 2015 has gone way too quickly, when I started thinking about what has happened this year I decided that not much had happened but soon changed my mind when I actually thought about it, mostly when I looked back through my photos on my Google backup. The year started fairly slowly, NYDay walk on Dartmoor, then… Read more »

Ch-ch-ch-changes

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So there are a few changes going on around the blog at the moment, the most striking of which is the change from Blogger to a self hosted WordPress blog. Many thanks to Nikki for doing all of the work behinds the scenes to move all the posts across and set up the WordPress hosting on the website. This work… Read more »

Here goes nothing…

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Having come back from ship and rejoiced in having my lovely comfortable bed back again, I then had to pack up my stuff again as I have moved. For the first time in about 5 years Nikki and I are officially living in different houses! I have moved to near Poole to help look after my grandparents. Thankfully Nikki was… Read more »

100 +

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Well yesterday we reached one of our milestones, 100 blog posts published 😀 It has been a slow road to get here, and as the last few months proved not always very regular but here we are celebrating posting more than 100 posts.  Our aims for the next 100 posts? More communication: to try and write posts that produce more… Read more »

Technical issues

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The blog apears to be experiencing technical issues at the moment and not displaying photos properly… They do exist I promise you. But I am also experiencing problems with my +1 photos so I’m hoping its a small issue from Google… But for now if you are looking for the OWOP photos they are also uploaded onto our Facebook page, which has… Read more »

Happy Birthday…

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Today is Nikki’s 21st Birthday. It is surprising how fast everything is going. I remember celebrating her 18th here in Southampton before she had even started Uni, as it happens we are going to the same pub this evening because it has turned out to be one of her favourites!  I will post more here later about what she got… Read more »

Welcome

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Hi, I am Pippa and I have recently graduated from Uni with a masters degree in Oceanography. I am into my crafting and love the idea of upcyling and using unconventional fabric sources. I have an Etsy store of the same name Beads and Barnacles which I have recently set up with the intention to sell jewellery that I make. I think that… Read more »