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Musings and opinions with a theoretically Interiors related bias

La Z boy Musings

I write this while lounging in a la-z-boy chair, something I could never in my wildest dreams or nightmares ever bring myself to purchase and allow in my home. Honestly even if it was dipped in gold and tie dyed in diamonds it would still never get through the front gate, but let’s not let my personal prejudices get in the way of this story, whatever the hell it may be about. 

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Natalie Parke
Grinchy Mc Grouch

I am somewhat of a grinch when it comes to christmas. And even worse I am an apathetic grinch; apathy being the great epidemic of the world these days.

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Natalie Parke
Flowers and Their Powers

Do you like cut flowers?

Yeah me too. There is something about beautiful flowers in your house that just make it seem happier and fresher, adding a lovely focal point to an area, brightening up a space. Do you like arranging them into beautiful bouquets and choosing which ones sit well together and stuff and things? You do? Hmph well…..

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Natalie Parke
Losing My Sh*t

As far as the eye can see, my random bits and bobs litter most of the surfaces in our house, enduring forced  migration from one pile to the next when the need to use a surface arises, or more commonly when something has been misplaced and needs to be located urgently.

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Natalie Parke