Making Easter cards

Making Easter cards

Last Tuesday, the children wanted to make Easter cards. We had some time after school and Jumpy was playing nicely with her plastic farm animals. We rummaged through the house and found a few 10x15cm… View Post

Chocolate Truffles

Chocolate Truffles

This week, I have been in chocolate heaven. I have been thinking about chocolate, melting chocolate, eating chocolate, dreaming about chocolate. After writing my post about hiding crickets in chocolates for a family reunion just… View Post

Just a Little Present

Just a Little Present

It is always the small, meaningful little presents that make me happiest. That goes for giving as well as receiving.  Thoughtful little treats are not about impressing someone; they are not about showing how much… View Post

Old family photographs

Old family photographs

  Old family photos are priceless treasures we ought to look after. Their colours, smell, the way the subjects are posing, even their quirky sizes remind us they are like an open door through which we… View Post