Four Kids and the Non-Stop Oldies

Here I am. Back! We have emerged from the long, cold, snowy winter at last. Grass is visible, if a little yellowy-brown in colour. Shoots are coming out of the ground. I went for a run on actual pavement. There have been at least two days so far where I haven’t had to wear socks….

Welcome to my English kitchen…in Canada!

In our house the kitchen tends to be the heart of the home. In every house we’ve owned, when we used to live in England and now in Canada, most people whether family or friends tend to gather in the kitchen. I remember one party where 40 plus people were crushed into the kitchen while…