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Letting our light shine

Letting our light shine

I have been secretly looking forward to Christmas even though I haven’t expressed this feeling outwardly in any way. For the first time ever in my …

 

Garden of earthly delight

Garden of earthly delight

We are very happy with our lemon tree – perhaps more accurately, we are very happy with the lemons on our lemon tree. We’ve been …

 

Gold in the gutter

Gold in the gutter

Recently I was exposed to a situation where I felt poor. This is utterly ridiculous, because I’m anything but poor. I am a very long way from …

 

Her story

Her story

On this day thirty six years ago, a newly married couple walked out the doors of this church – St Mary of the Angels in …

 

Memory joggers

Memory joggers

As a young girl I could never understand how my mother could get the names of her children wrong. I am not Diana or Valentina. …

 

Around the world in seven days

Around the world in seven days

We make a fair amount of our food mostly from scratch. It very often is a collaborative effort between us as well. Our kitchen isn’t …

 

Fresh green beans

Fresh green beans

Saturday morning ritual – The vege market. Special time with my husband Alone together Buying fresh fruit and vegetables to feed our family for the coming week. A hive of …

 

Bud to blossom

Bud to blossom

My sister-in-law was in town for a very brief amount of time last weekend. She brought with her a beautiful bunch of roses from her …

 

The Theatre Spirit

The Theatre Spirit

Once upon a time… I wonder how many great stories start with that line… I once entered a competition to write a fairy tale, in the …

 

Time passages

Time passages

We took our little family home to my home town for an all-too-short visit during the xmas/new year break. It was a strange feeling for …