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    The Farce Awakens!

    Today, as well as driving all day and helping out tirelessly with all the Cook-Inn work, my gorgeous husband Duncan has volunteered to construct the blog! Warning; Duncan is a dyslexic, which means my tiny fingers will be doing the…

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    The Bird’s Eye View

    The first rays of sunlight began to edge their way around the handsome curve of the Earth.  It was just back of 3:00 am, and my brothers and sisters – eager not to lose their comfy positions on branches and posts…

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    ”Trails & Tribble-ations”

    Let us start by saying farewell to Tam the fresh produce warehouse man at Morrisons Portobello, who has changed branches. Thank you for all you assistance, from all the Founders, Volunteers and Service Users of COOK-INN. There was nothing normal or…

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    On Stranger Rides

    If you’re wondering about this title, it comes from an author – of a book and a film. While the film that was eventually made bore very little resemblance to the original novel, Cook-Inn announces that the winning entry in…

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    Spring is Sprung

      The rain poured down as I awoke, covering the garden in much-needed water because we mowed the lawn last night. It also covered the paths and roofs, making a sound like a thousand cats (or one Reiver) padding about…