Today I issue a challenge: Reach out to somebody with whom you disagree. I regularly read the blog of somebody, whose views I disagree with at least 80 percent of the time. She has taught me a great deal. My opinions on most subjects, have not been changed, but I have been reminded that there […]
For the past six months I had been quietly looking for a new home. This can be a very stressful experience. I had seen some very interesting places. One place claimed to have two bedrooms. They actually were an insult to even the word” cupboard”. Another was a hotel room which had somehow been reclassified […]
This is my favourite advertisement of all time. Nescafe Coffee Ad. You just know she is going to be fine and so will all of us, as we look forwards into the future.
…a time to tear and a time to mend, a time to be silent and a time to speak. Ecclesiastes 3:7 Where are the great speeches we all need right now? Where are the courageous men and women needed to shine a light, though what I believe is a deeply troubled time. I can only […]
Harvest for the World Sadly as relevant today as when it first came out over thirty years ago, Have we really moved forward or backwards? I realised today that the harvest season is already in progress in the U.K.. I remember watching wheat being harvested , when we used to stay at my grandparent’s house […]
I would like to thank my son for his efforts in helping me resize the title of my blog. It looks so much better. Thank You! Today I thought I would let my daughter do the blogging for me. When she was about nine years old, I got called into her classroom. Her school […]