Today’s word is: Adventure

That word is: Adventure One of my best friends weddings, is taking place in two weeks… In Fiji… Now, just to clarify my grammar there, she is one of my best friends. Not one of her weddings. This is her only wedding. Now we have cleared that up, we were talking about how excited we […]

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Today’s word is: Moderate

Moderate: follow the link to the the free online dictionary http://www.thefreedictionary.com/moderate A puppy play-date recently provided a show-case for a friend and I to demonstrate both how lovely our pooches are, and how inept we both are in certain aspects of dog training. Ongoing.  Our lovely darlings played well together in the park, interacting well with […]

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Today’s word is: Consolation

Consolation: follow the link to the free online dictionary http://www.thefreedictionary.com/consolation. Celebrating an 0 birthday recently meant another occasion to enjoy a favourite cake.  This year however, I had decided to make it myself, and save paying exorbitant cake shop fees. This was going well, having made all but the ganache (cream and chocolate) centre prior to […]

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Today’s word is: Deteriorate

Deteriorate: follow the link to the free online dictionary http://www.thefreedictionary.com/deteriorate. Last weekend I was at a goodbye function for one of our favourite yoga instructors, with my favourite yoga buddy. With our instructor, we were talking about fitness, or our lack of it, and how fast you lose fitness when you find yourself too busy and […]

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Today’s word is: Disparity

Disparity: follow the link to the free online dictionary http://www.thefreedictionary.com/disparity A mate and I were catching up at a 1920’s themed costume party recently and the conversation naturally turned to the release of Baz Luhrmann’s latest efforts. My friend was quite taken with the glitz and glamour of the era and advocated the immediate procurement of […]

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Todays word is: Nostalgic

Nostalgic: follow the link to the free online dictionary http://www.thefreedictionary.com/nostalgic. I was talking to a friend who recently lost both a family member, and secondly a much loved family pooch.  Feeling bereft of these special acquaintances, the family had decided to take a small break together, returning to what has been a frequent familial gathering place. The scene where many […]

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Today’s word is: Exposure

Exposure: follow the link to see the free online dictionary definition http://www.thefreedictionary.com/exposure. In recent discussions with a relative I was talking investing. Yes, discussing finances with a relative aside, I was struggling. Why? Once again, I was…lost for words. Or, rather, suffering the loss of a particular word. I was asking in particular about an opportunity that had […]

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Today’s word is: Formulaic

Formulaic: follow the link to see the free on line dictionary definition (scroll down to the adjective) http://www.thefreedictionary.com/formulaic  In recent discussions with my writing buddy I was attempting to describe some guidance I had been given during a critique of some work.  The guidance was in the form of an approach to the flow of story, […]

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Today’s word is: Intensive

Intensive: follow the link to see what the free on-line dictionary defines it as: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/intensive Today I was talking to a girlfriend who is pregnant. I am familiar enough with symptoms of pregnancy to know certain aspects of pregnancy may lead to phenomena’s such as ‘baby-brain’ or ‘pregnancy brain’ – aka a certain level of forgetfulness. […]

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Ever forget a word? Don’t worry, it does happen to everyone.

You know you know it but it won’t come out when you need it. Like your PIN when you travel. This is your guide to my lethologica. The free dictionary online provides the following definition: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/Lethologica In a completely non-judgemental, but incredibly sarcastic manner, I provide a chronological recollection of the words I, or my friends, […]

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