Tag: birthday

Home sweet home

Home sweet home

I’m flying into Wellington, and it looks like home to me. When I was a kid it was where the zoo and the museum was. At high …

 

A gift of roses

A gift of roses

When I was a kid we used to visit my grandparents. My grandparents scared me. We lived quite a distance apart and we didn’t get …

 

Blue notes

Blue notes

My mum was born on February 1 – today was her birthday. She died a couple of years back, and I still miss her very …

 

265 – Happy Birthday

265 – Happy Birthday

Today we did the whole family thing. Tomorrow, Marica’s mother, Danica, turns 80, and because you don’t turn 80 every day we decided to stretch …

 

248 – Damian turns 27

248 – Damian turns 27

Today’s Damian’s birthday. Talk about one small step for man, one giant step for mankind. D’s bent the rules and beat the odds for some …

 

045 – Any day

045 – Any day

For one week of every year Lynsey and I are the same age. That week began today – his birthday. Lynsey has an interesting modus operandi …

 

045 – Lilac

045 – Lilac

Fear is a slinking cat I find beneath the lilacs of my mind. — Sophie Tunnell Every year we would take bunches of lilac flowers to …