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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!! Wishing all my readers the best for 2018!




This is a list of all the films I have seen this year.

  1. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  2. Dial M For Murder
  3. The Artist
  4. West Side Story
  5. Les Miserables
  6. The Pirates!
  7. Muriel’s Wedding
  8. Angels One Five
  9. Kidnapped: The search for Tommy
  10. Wrong Woman
  11. Who Killed My husband?
  12. Lost Letter Mysteries
  13. La La Land
  14. My Mother’s Secret
  15. Kismet
  16. Her Evil Twin
  17. The Vanished Family
  18. Deadly Paradise
  19. Persuasion
  20. Date To Die For
  21. Earthquake
  22. Shall We Dance?
  23. Stranger in the House
  24. Left for Dead
  25. Deadly Departure
  26. Killer Obsession
  27. Nightmare Nurse
  28. Deadly Daycare
  29. Oliver!
  30. A Bear Named Winnie
  31. Robots
  32. Crazy Stupid Love
  33. Bone to Pick
  34. The Man in the Iron Mask
  35. Woman in Gold
  36. Philomena
  37. The girl he met online
  38. Persuasion (my second time)
  39. The Life Pi
  40. Rags to Riches
  41. Thin ice
  42. Casablanca
  43. The Queen
  44. Jesse Stone: No Remorse
  45. Mr Miracle
  46. The Christmas Note
  47. Snow Globe Christmas
  48. The Christmas Calendar
  49. Les Miserables (my second time)
  50. Spirit of Christmas

Hope you enjoyed reading this list of films. Thank you and Merry Christmas!

Super moon

This morning, at 6am, I saw the super moon shining.


Felt kit

This was a felt kit I bought and made with my granddaughter.


Garden visitor

My daughter has done a lot of work in the garden, including adding artificial grass and pebbles. Soon after, we had a fox visit us!


Traditional Arabic clothes

These three jelabyiat (dresses) are from the United Arab Emiratis. It was made to measure. I like the embroidery on it. One has cords, another has cut work machine embroidery and another one just machine embroidery on the design.

Evening sky

Here is a picture of the evening sky from last night – I love the colours!