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Jill Blair @jillblair Dunfermline, Fife

sunny girl from sunny Fife. Proofreader, writer, mum, foodie, fond of a natter, lover of pickled things, cuddler of dogs.

1,331 Following   530 Followers   7,334 Tweets

Joined Twitter 2/2/09


my eyes are leaking! 😭 https://t.co/ogu8Gmj30j @iamiainblack @scotfooddrink thanks Iain, I did see it earlier but too much of a drop in £ esp with commuting.Just watched #cornershopcook and I'm completely in love (again) with @claregrogan2 😍 @iamiainblack Haha! I know nice people! And you... 🤪I’m so glad I know such lovely and interesting people!! 🥰🥰🥰Blair Witch powers are strong today. Asked on Facebook for recommendations for driving instructors for the lad, ha… https://t.co/kCt7ufOMAUAlthough as a punter some of them do produce splendid dinner table entertainment 😂Preach 🙌🏻 https://t.co/gcImjsMkpiOo just spotted in my diary I have 2 events at @ToppingsEdin coming up! Next Thursday evening is @GillHornby then t… https://t.co/EU8qOZnONG @purplefi “Names my boobs have never been called?” #jeopardy @purplefi I’m very relieved I chose to bring a black dress to change in to, I almost brought a khaki one which abso… https://t.co/FtWbnArYdMHad my usual 2 mile walk to work despite hideous rain. Clothes in backpack are damp. Some motorists passing pedestr… https://t.co/88f1fkwXkr
2/20
2020
@iamiainblack Precisely! 😂 @iamiainblack So it’s a couple of native oysters, lambs tongue, spelt and wild garlic, grilled plaice, monk’s beard… https://t.co/bZKiY7q0EfSigh... https://t.co/gG5KhVPW2dPlus, it has to be what he really wants it we’re back to square 1I mean, I’d LOVE him to stay at school for another year but I dunno how likely that is at this stage... 🤷🏻‍♀️I have parents’ night next week, not been to one for 2 years due to the boy barely attending. And he is sitting tel… https://t.co/Y8KJYd13uMSuch a nice night at the Big Table dinner with Slow Food Edinburgh at Contini last night. Great food and company, j… https://t.co/i6hWwsD4XQ @iamiainblack Yep 👍🏻 @iamiainblack Ew 😭 I’m doing Noble Rot for dinner but not looked at the menu yet 😂 @iamiainblack Leftover beef stew from Monday. Still top chilly day grub! Are you needing lunch inspiration? @iamiainblack Today it is Rules in London. Venison faggot, then fish pie, then rhubarb and apple crumble and custar… https://t.co/7I7NV00DB5 @iamiainblack Haha, of course! 🤷🏻‍♀️
2/19
2020
Apparently I have to go back to work for real tomorrow rather than my cheeky early finish to go off galavanting tod… https://t.co/6ZwLit3b8a
2/18
2020
@jilljohnson18 Sooooooo gusty!! But home safe and sound ♥️Just stopped at Gretna for a break and just couldn’t believe the sight of the River Eden at the borders. It looked… https://t.co/ael2IYiJY6
2/16
2020
@iamiainblack Quite. I actually can’t even remember the details of it all, but it was when the kids were in P6 or P… https://t.co/If42uiDlTISomeone just unblocked me on Facebook to message me about a gripe she had about some texts sent between our kids an… https://t.co/qnfYeugL61Honest to god who the hell ok’d that headline?? 🤦🏻‍♀️ https://t.co/zYgEg6QWmq
2/15
2020
@iamiainblack @SnagTights I put them through their paces 😂Loving my new @SnagTights, haven’t had to howk them up all day! (Technical term, that...) But I think I’ve given m… https://t.co/vfWqsUq6lG
2/14
2020
heehee!! 🙈 #LoveButton #LoveSausage https://t.co/EgTceaKBhASpot the brilliant @markpaulwake in our upcoming horror films THE NECROMANCER, WOLF and more https://t.co/7g0ZBntYau
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2/12
2020
Don’t fall asleep on the bus home, Jill... 😴The best afternoon with Anna ♥️ https://t.co/SlZmNjOshw @purplefi Smashing, as per! ♥️Old Fashioneds at The Register Club. Sucks to be us. ♥️♥️ https://t.co/bMIlzbapmx🤣 https://t.co/vGzjN9MZUO
2/11
2020
So excited I can’t spell! 🤩Actually cannot wait to meet this beaut for lunch tomorrow, if I have to swim over the Forth I will 😂 Kind or hopin… https://t.co/Bp7ZngpawXEvery Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at Cafe, enjoy classic Steak Frites with a seasonal salad and 125ml glass of wi… https://t.co/CDBIDul3ZR
Retweeted by Jill BlairI have so many questions... 🤔 https://t.co/7YNnSL4HJD
2/10
2020
I’m going to have to watch Doctor Who again tomorrow I am completely lost 😂Dinner out tomorrow, lunch out Tuesday, lunch AND dinner out on Wednesday. This week will be spent getting fat 😂It's getting wild out there, batten down the wheelie bins... 🙈 https://t.co/ro4UZyrjQg9.15am and I already doubt I’ll read any wiser words today than “Manchego is rarely the answer to anything.” 😂 https://t.co/J86BLeTTgA50 years since the remarkable Neil Paterson, Dundee United’s last amateur captain, won Best Adapted Screenplay Osca… https://t.co/7BqYA8xGYq
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2/9
2020
@kittycatlove oh, lovely, i won't plagiarise you!! See, if 2 people I know in the world are writing about the same… https://t.co/sQjBK1b0sLBeen meaning to buy some @SnagTights for ages and half the day so far working in a pal's shop constantly howking up… https://t.co/0rNYUHHYgm @iamiainblack My pal builds the websites, I write the content. This one is a local garage. 😇Currently researching diesel particulate filters and the cleaning of them for a writing job - baffle me with your k… https://t.co/6pxKgFa6uy
2/8
2020
Is it possible to live on @SoreenHQ and butter alone? #AskingForAFriend @iamiainblack https://t.co/jvcc7tIq46 @iamiainblack No, teenager. 😭Oh! And bring wine!! Bring ALL the good red wine! https://t.co/k0KIFZdkb1What a week. Could someone please pop in tonight and cook me a nice rare steak with crisp fluffy chunky chips, bern… https://t.co/BvVJgP1MVs2nd coffee by 8.30am. It doesn’t bode well for this sunny frosty Friday. I’m entirely ready for a week off after t… https://t.co/lKPfvunvx9
2/7
2020
@purplefi I feel deeply affected by it 😂😂😂 @purplefi I am Jill, patron saint of you 🤷🏻‍♀️♥️ @iamiainblack Quite likely!I’m going to take a guess at it involving looking up... 🙄 https://t.co/NFa7wFJc9ISay “I am Spartacus” at #ContiniGeorgeSt and a glass of Prosecco will be on us. #KirkDouglas #103 #Centotre One of… https://t.co/TVqQd8TgMR
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2/6
2020
@MarinaOLoughlin Pizza express Woking? 😏🎶 because your kiss, your kiss is on my list... 🎵 #faves https://t.co/HzQCHGtzob
2/5
2020
In other news, @Independent (and all the others too) REALLY need to proofread articles. People whine about kids not… https://t.co/14cP7utJYl
2/4
2020
The problem with having a list (and boy do I have a list...) is narrowing it down is hard!!Monday solo lunches I tend to go for a couple of courses, somewhere casual. Payday lunch with lovely Lisa we like a… https://t.co/Ryz8u7mesu
2/3
2020
Stopped for a takeaway curry whilst I was writing a restaurant review and it’s entirely mediocre. Will have to imme… https://t.co/DzFf5TRc1fI just watched the Downton Abbey film in a hungover fog so luckily it’s 122 minutes I’m not concerned about ever getting back anyway 😂
2/2
2020
😢 https://t.co/LMCCaijnlXStarted the day scrabbling for a lift to A&E at 6am for the boy (he’s much better now), stayed home from work with… https://t.co/LqKxR7LUQcThe winner of the internet for ever and ever 🥳 https://t.co/Z1W2nEkZ0w
1/31
2020
Really enjoyed this last night 🥰 https://t.co/hugEYkLUJxThere seems to be a lot of movement to the new St James. What an opportunity to transform Princes St into a buzzing… https://t.co/HIWyKqhizuCan I ask a favour @BuRntTruffle is fucking dead at the minute. Like we’re doing nothing for lunch & 4 for dinner.… https://t.co/ooXzxJS3P0
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1/30
2020
@AldiUK #badswap almost went for the bus today but decided to walk and now ☔️ 🌧 🌧🌧 BUT #goodswap ypped@my #aldi dum… https://t.co/XEpQqn8uPh @iamiainblack @The_Cellar_Fife Someone had to be! 🥰I’m booked for lunch @The_Cellar_Fife on Saturday. It’s all I can think about. Booked it at Christmas and that feel… https://t.co/aQ34sEZdsY
1/29
2020
@purplefi I can't believe it's the first time i've used it 😂 @purplefi is 'the general public' throwing it too wide...? #UglyBabyShitDog 😇 @lickedspoon It’s hideous in so many ways... @lickedspoon Mine suggested getting my bottom half ready to go out to a shindig then decided I couldn’t be arsed fi… https://t.co/VCQsknKMLx
1/28
2020
@Arthur_Strong Congratulations! They should make it into a tv show... oh... never mind...🙄 @PhilsFoodWorld @Continibites Phil we can never go for lunch together we’d spend far too long being indecisive! 😂Sometimes twitter is beautiful! ♥️ https://t.co/bOaZevgEpvLovely relaxed lunch for 1 today at The Scottish Café and Restaurant using my @Continibites card ♥️ Roasted hake wi… https://t.co/JgshFGGUCX
1/27
2020
Ordered some Peruvian lemon drop chilli seeds and planning to pinch the recipe from my chilli pal for his awesome c… https://t.co/jVZdgaj9xlI was putting some stuff in the freezer and discovered that the teenager had a rump steak with his 1 vegan dinner.… https://t.co/DzkkQGiTLP
1/26
2020
the teenager’s veganism lasted one meal. Until he had a couple of glasses of echo falls on a Friday night and phone… https://t.co/jyXkAezmnj
1/25
2020
@purplefi Not even with YOU! 😘I don’t think this “sharing trifle” concept will ever catch on in my world... 🤷🏻‍♀️ https://t.co/Dc8vhy7A03 @WMccurrach So gutted for them Willie 😔 @iamiainblack I know, right 😔Ugh... 😢 https://t.co/GizElxUojIThe teenager wants to go to IKEA tomorrow. Ugh. He doesn’t know we are going to the secret herb garden too to balan… https://t.co/wRAnnrkDN1
1/24
2020
Well, since he’s sick of touching doors and I make his air bed tremor, I will DEFINITELY click on the link to this… https://t.co/7cBhRdjYLsTeen: “I think I’ll go vegan” Me: “why?” T: “it’s healthier” M: “in what way?” (Chat about quality meat, provenance… https://t.co/AKyOnK8Pg2 @iamiainblack Yes but I won’t see it #muted 😜Everybody DOES need a bosom for a pillow! Fact! #ImYourGal ♥️ https://t.co/MLwC5LSs5h
1/22
2020

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