birthday stuff….

birthday stuff….

Another year older last week and I just thought I’d mention a couple of things that made me smile particularly this year on my “special day”.  1. A poem from Paul penned into my Birthday card.  He has become known for his poetry on occassions like...
Honeymoon cottage part 3….

Honeymoon cottage part 3….

Our week away in Boot was rather wonderful.  Because it was our 3rd time there, it feels familiar and comfortable but there is lots to do still so it couldn’t be called boring by any stretch.  I was very excited about arriving and spending a week in a remote place and...

Chocolates, egg hunts and painting (but not eggs….)

You would think that only if there were children in the house would there be an influx of chocolate at Easter time but this proved not to be the case for us this past weekend.  Chocolates a plenty.  Maybe we should blame Stella as the representative child?  I did lots...
a real treat of a weekend

a real treat of a weekend

I have a very rosy glow about the past weekend. It was one of the most pleasant of weekends one could spend and I struggle when I try to come up with ways it could’ve been more “perfect”. It was the weekend that we redeemed my win at the hotel that I...