Celebrating in France.
Us two, an ordinary couple are about to launch into another extraordinary year. Which means we are more than a wee bit excited to again have the opportunity to housesit for another year caring for animals, meeting new people and ones we now call friends. Most of all, exploring around a new corner in a new neighbourhood.… Continue reading Change the End Digit – it’s 2018
Okay, my lovelies, I have succumbed to being one of the masses, as in bloggers who have displayed the best of the best of their photos for 2017. Here goes. The angsting moments where I try to make a decision which ones I love and an explanation of why. It was a hard decision as… Continue reading The Best of 2017 – 11 photographs
N.B. A local creative artist built this traditional Christmas decoration, it's used instead of a tree. This time of year can create such an extreme reaction in people, from glee to rolling of the eyes, I am somewhere in between. Depending on what is happening on the day it can lean towards one or the… Continue reading Our first Spanish Christmas
It is the time to hear voices in hopeful unison singing Happy birthday with a hip hip hooray, tagged happily at the end. Yes, another birthday and another one we are not spending with you. Which over the years there have not been many we have not celebrated together with a coffee and cake outing. Today,… Continue reading Happy Birthday Mum
For us; "It's a feeling, not a place"
Currently in Athens, and I won't be writing up about our trip until we leave, so in the meantime here is a post about something different. Do you remember the excitement of receiving a letter in the post with foreign stamps attached to it and that thrill of hearing once again from a friend that… Continue reading A Pen, Paper and my Imagination