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secret histoire

So much about the planning (or should I say plotting) of holidays is tactical, I find. There was my mother on the end of the phone asking how the children had done in their French aural exams. And there I … Continue reading

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the tiny house movement

The conversation went a little like this: “Wouldn’t it be fun to take the kids to their first festival?” “hmmm” “Shall we?” “huh?” “err HELLO, shall we book tickets for Latitude?” “Maybe..” “Really??!?” “What?” “Did you just agree to us … Continue reading

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telling the tales

I’m good at sharing.  I share easily.  In fact, sometimes I simply can’t help but share.  I’m taking less about the liquorish allsorts {type of sharing}and more about my personal stories.  I’m referring mostly to the sharing of my feelings; my experiences and the … Continue reading

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after we’ve gone

This morning as many great grandchildren, grandchildren and great grand-dogs as possible were gathered together in a freezing Holland Park to visit a bench. The park was where our fondly remembered walked – often arm in arm – and the … Continue reading

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