Mrs. K. O'brien

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The Blackheath Seance Parlour by Alan Williams
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5.0 out of 5 stars Hauntingly Addictive!, 22 May 2014
Brilliant! Loved it! Fantastic! Shall I stop raving yet and review? I think I should.

I purchased The Blackheath Seance Parlour after initially linking up with author Alan Williams on Twitter. The novel is split into two; one story following the lives of Maggie and Judy Cloak and the other following the lives of a count and countess who are, shall we say, a little different from the rest of the human race. Initially Maggie and Judy are in the depths of despair; penniless and borderline alcoholic spinsters.They are following in the footsteps of ancestors by running a chocolate shop in Blackheath. However the business is failing and they are practically desolate. Then Judy comes up… Read more
5.0 out of 5 stars Great buy!, 10 April 2014
Bought these cartridges as they were for sale at a good price. Product as described and arrived quickly. Would recommend and will buy the same again once these run out.
OXO Good Grips Hand Held Mandoline Slicer by oxo good grips
3.0 out of 5 stars Good when you get a grip!, 10 April 2014
I bought this product as I make a lot of salads and wanted to be able to thinly slice items such as fennel and onion. The item is as described and came nicely packaged.

The product is easy to grip and the blade settings are easy to adjust. Beware though as they are extremely sharp. It comes with a "gripper" which is supposed to grip onto the vegetables whilst you run them over the sharp blades. I cannot get to grips with this at all. It doesn't appear to hold any vegetables. I have tried beetroot, carrot, potato, amongst others,but the gripper has not been able to hold any of them in place. I have ended up putting on some heavy duty protective kitchen gloves and holding… Read more