Mary – Experience

Here are the things we experienced related to ‘Mary’. Try this theme out yourself or join us with our new theme…

Carol Singing at St Mary’s, Kemptown

Our Life Theming social this month is going carol singing in the beautiful Victorian St Mary’s Church in Kemptown followed by a Bloody Mary in the Sidewinder Pub opposite. Click here to tell us if you’re coming!

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Mary’s Milk Bar, Edinburgh

If in Edinburgh, why not visit Mary’s Milk Bar for a sundae or a scoop!

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Visit Mary King’s Close, Edinburgh

Step beneath Edinburgh’s Royal Mile to discover a labyrinth of streets and stories that unfold on a walking tour

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Visit your local Church named after Mary

For us, it’s St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church on Montpelier Place, Brighton.   Where’s yours?

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Learn about Queen Mary v Mary Queen of Scots

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Marygreen Manor, Brentwood

Had a lovely night’s stay in a totally random ‘hotel named after a Mary Green in Brentwood, Essex

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St Mary’s Cray

Had a trip to St Mary’s Cray in SE London, taking in the delights of Nugent Retail Park, the meandering stream and nearby Orpington shops

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Marylebone

Explored the area of Marylebone in central london, popping into the Royal Institute of Architects building, having a look at the Wallace Collection and a good shop and drink on Marylebone’s high street.

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Mary – Taste

Here are the things we tasted related to ‘Mary‘. Try this theme out yourself or join us with our new theme…

Bloody Mary

And not just the normal version! There’s a clear one, a festive one, and loads of international variations to try…

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Mary Berry’s Nut Roast

With aubergine and five different nuts, this is one of Mary’s most popular recipes.

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Mary Pickford cocktail

Try a tribute cherry flavoured cocktail to star of the silent screen, Mary Pickford.

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Bloody Mary crisps

A new range of alternative flavoured crisps out this year, including Bloody Mary flavour!

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Mary – Watch

Here are the things we watched related to ‘Mary’. Try this theme out yourself or join us with our new theme…

Mary Poppins

🎬…In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun, and – SNAP – the job’s a game!…🎬

There’s Something About Mary

🎬…The last time I had a pap smear, the guy needed leather gloves and an oyster shucker…🎬

Mary Christmas

🎬…Christmas around here is all hype and no heart…🎬

Mary Queen of Charity Shops

🎬…I made my name turning department store Harvey Nicholls into a fashion power house…🎬

Mary – Listen

Here are the things we are listened to related to Mary‘. Try this theme out yourself or join us with our new theme…

Mary Mary – Run DMC

♫…Mary Mary, why you buggin’? Mary Mary, I need your huggin’…♫

Mary’s Boy Child – Boney M

♫…for a moment the world was aglow, all the bells rang out…♫

Mary – Supergrass

♫…I like to point out that her teeth are green…♫

A Soalin’ – Peter, Paul & Mary

♫…The streets are very dirty, my shoes are very thin.  I have a little pocket to put a penny in…♫

Sweet Mary – Weezer

♫…The sweet Mary comes, to help me to find my way…♫

Johnny & Mary – Robert Palmer

♫…Mary always hedges her bets; She never knows what to think…♫