Why Don’t You… Eat Figs?

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Why Don’t You…?

Meet a friend for a walking date? Grab a takeaway coffee and wander around a local park?

Make yourself a tray of healthy fries? Carrot? Sweet potato? Parsnip?

Go metalic? Silver eyeshadow? A sparkly clutch? Glittery high heels?

Eat figs? On their own? On a cracker with cheese? In gooey caramel pudding?

Make flowers out of tissues and pipe cleaners?

Stock up on cute stickers? Stick them everywhere?

Have a coupon date? Pick a restaurant that’s on your shopper docket and have an evening out on the cheap?

Decorate with flamingos? A few plastic lawn birds in your yard? A printed cushion? Some wall art?

Use all the left overs in your fridge and make Bubble and Squeak? Serve it on toast with a cup of tea just like the English do?

Go to a petshop on a quiet afternoon and ask very nicely for a cuddle of the kitties?

If you liked this article make sure you check out the Why Don’t You? archives for more sweet tips.

Carly is the founding editor of Smaggle which launched in 2007 back when blogging was weird. She has appeared in The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, Cosmopolitan and Cleo magazines. Hoop earrings are totally her thing and she almost got run over by Myf Warhurst while out jogging one day.


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