Silent Sunday

Happy Birthday to my Hubs

Dear Pete, Today is your birthday. I made you a cake, chocolate (my your favorite), but don’t have much to offer you in the gift department – not because your birthday is so close to Christmas in as much as because you are not a materialistic person, and so you never ask for much. (Unlike [Read On]


My children are so very, very lucky. They had lovely friends in the US, and moving here, have found equally lovely friends. What is even more special is how, even after being gone for a year, at 4 and 6, they’ve managed to not lose that bond with their friends back home. I mean, seriously [Read On]