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Halloween Bingo 2019: My Markers

Of course Sunny and (in particular) Charlie will be part of this game, but I also wanted to include the wonderful gifts I received just in time for this year’s bingo.  So this is what I’ve come up with: Called Squares:   My marker for called squares is inspired by LA’s beautiful Halloween-themed handmade bookmark. […]

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@LA: Thank you so much — it’s beautiful! (As well as perfect for Halloween …)

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This year’s essential Halloween Bingo equipment arrived — thank you so much, OB!

Aren’t they just gorgeous? They’re also officially cat-approved. (Don’t worry, OB.  Thy survived the inspection unblemished — otherwise there would have been hell to pay here.) What do you mean, “They’re not for us???” Though of course … Nothing says “Halloween” like a picture of pumpkin socks being photobombed by a (mostly) black cat!   […]

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England (the Southern / Central Part), from East to West and Back: Bookish Souvenirs

The Trip: * Chiltern Hills and Thames Valley (to mystery lovers, aka “Midsomer County” — though given that this is an area chock-full of quintessential(ly) English villages, it’s no surprise that it also routinely provides locations for other series, such as Inspector Morse, The Vicar of Dibley, and of course, adaptations of Agatha Christie’s mysteries […]

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Stratford-upon-Avon — Oxford — London: Shakespeare, Hogwarts and Shopping

Stratford A Scene at the RSC Book and Gift Shop The date: June 17, 2017. The time: Approximately 10:00AM. TA and friend enter; TA asks for a shopping basket and makes straight for the shelves and display cases. An indeterminate amount of time is then spent browsing. Whenever her friend points out something and asks […]

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