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Adele , Dancer, Icon, Star. A novel by Nicola Cassidy

Adele is a step away from Nicola Cassidy’s previous books, December Girl and The Nanny at Number 43. It’s a step that Nicola takes with grace and confidence, and rightly so. She has produced a well researched, fabulous third novel. Written in five parts, this book, which Nicola Cassidy describes as bio fiction, takes us… Continue reading Adele , Dancer, Icon, Star. A novel by Nicola Cassidy

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Mothers Day Cookies from Little Miss Simply Homemade

Mother’s Day will be considerably different for everyone this year. While I don’t have my mother to visit, or sadly, my Nana to call, I do have my own children. They usually delight in running in and straight upstairs from school, dashing to hide the colourful gifts they’ve made in school. If ever there was… Continue reading Mothers Day Cookies from Little Miss Simply Homemade

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Books I Read in February | Simply Homemade 2020

Even with an extra day, February flew by in comparison to January. I read four, very different, very good books for the month.   Hope by Lesley Pearse Born to Lady Anne Harvey, who believes her baby was stillborn, Baby Hope, is smuggled away from Briargate and raised by the Renton family. When tragedy strikes… Continue reading Books I Read in February | Simply Homemade 2020