Duvet-Dayz: 1000 Posts!

Finally, after more than two years and almost 450,000 spam messages received, here it is: Our 1000nd blog post!

We did a break last year for almost four months, but have many plans to expand this place and hope we will get the opportunity to share it with all of you.

Many thanks to all our readers and we hope you will continue coming back to this blog.

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