Monthly Archives: October 2015

The right material

Some of my earliest memories are of my mum hand sewing – our family used to embroider the sailors’ jerseys for the Elder Dempster and Cunard lines, and as a tiny girl I learned how to thread the 2-ply white wool and use satin … Continue reading

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He’s here

You might say, “I don’t believe in God because I can’t see him.” And some clever-shins Christian would argue you can’t see oxygen, but we still know it’s there…and so on. But what if you could see God; if we had some utopian society … Continue reading

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Giving for the joy of it

Some friends came to visit us yesterday, bringing with them the gift of a huge bag of runner beans. They grow them in their garden, and had far more than they could ever use. We were delighted, and I’m looking up recipes … Continue reading

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Time out

I must confess to feeling a tinge jealous when I see the glorious holiday photos my Facebook friends have posted; we haven’t been able to get away for quite a while now. But I never was a sit-around-the-pool sort of … Continue reading

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Playing your part

I’m delighted to tell you one of my grandsons is performing in Oliver! next spring at our local theatre. It’s with an amateur group, but I’ve been to their stuff, and it’s high class. He’ll have to work hard to get … Continue reading

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