When our daughters went off to university, we downsized, as many people do. However, the smaller home we moved into had four bedrooms, because our two girls still needed a place to sleep when they came home over the summer break, and I needed an office to work from.
Fast forward […]
I went to my first auction last week…just to satisfy my curiosity – or so I thought. Although I didn’t expect to buy anything, I found myself unable to resist this cathedral mirror with caged front.
It got me thinking about cathedrals, temples, and other places of worship…and how they’re not that different from […]
We all have certain activities we find challenging and totally outside our comfort zone. For some people, it’s flying; for others it’s public speaking. For me, it’s swimming.
Although I was born on a Mediterranean island, I never learned how to swim. I tried to learn as an adult, once taking swimming lessons […]