Renovations

My little brother is such a dork. He’s always plotting some scheme, which sort of sounds cool but really isn’t. It’s never anything good, or interesting, or even halfway feasible – just some half baked idea that he’s become obsessed with for reasons that nobody quite understands. Dad says he just has a creative streak, …

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Day 1: This will be the easiest thing since sliced bread… or sliced walnut-coffee cake, rather. To backtrack, I’ve taken up the challenge of baking every single recipe in my great aunt’s personally compiled, triple-tested collection of cake recipes. You see, my mother has been on my back about learning the art of baking, but …

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I really should clean out the laundry cupboard more often. It just sits there, all innocent, and you don’t notice that there’s dust piling up an inch thick and the moths have gotten at that old tablecloth that you sort of wanted to use for the garden party. Also, I found a k’li’ta’kir burrowing an …

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