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11 January 2016

Kiz [coming soon]

Mat in Matalan

Sooze: ‘Tee hee. Dear Matalan, please make one of these that says ‘… we are nice normal people’. Thank you.’


9 January 2016

Kiz [coming soon]

Smart, Piksy and Trident

Sooze: ‘Sharing space: had to move Piksy over to make space for Cherry, the 1974 Triumph Trident. She’s a beauty, but a palaver to start up (which gives you a new appreciation of modern technology).’

8 January 2016

Kiz [coming soon]

Keith the Komodo Dragon at Leon Hale hair salon, Stratford

Sooze: ‘First haircut in several years… and I decided to go back to Leon Hale, who now has his own salon next to The White Swan in Stratford. Trauma offset completely by this lovely distraction, Keith the baby komodo dragon. Super cute, and a shamelessly successful talking point.’

7 January 2016

Kiz [coming soon]

Pud at Bistrot Pierre

Sooze: ‘After a mega-busy December, the Stratford pubs and restaurants are deserted. So here I am,¬†in a deserted pub,¬†having dessert. Heh heh.’

30 December 2015

Kiz [coming soon]

The ER-6 in the Cov car park

Sooze: ‘Managed a commute on the bike… on 30 December! Wahey. Bright weather, heated grips, proper German-made kit – wasn’t cold. There may be weeks of snow and ice ahead… the bike is another reason to wish it was springtime.’

27 December 2015

Kiz [coming soon]

Room bells in The Falcon, Stratford

Sooze: ‘Hiding away for a cuppa in The Falcon. I’ve never spotted these room bells before. Very Downtown Abbey.’

26 December 2015

Kiz [coming soon]

Earrings and purse

Sooze: ‘Sales shopping in Accessorize. I bought these earrings for my mum… and a purse for me. I’ve got a thing about circular purses so I can overlook the funny face. Which actually looks quite similar to an expression I regularly wear…’