This travel memory takes me to Oignies (amazing I remembered that) in the Ardennes, Belgium in the autumn of the mid-1970s. Europe My late father, as well as being eccentric. See Opera, An Eccentric Parent and London Tap Water. No surprise! Did a fair amount of business travel in Europe. He amazingly spoke German. But … Continue reading The Ardennes – Belgium
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God Draws Near At Every Opportunity
As many folk may know my health has taken yet more of a bashing over the past few months. And I cannot deny it is tough going. But with the loving support of my husband, determined calls to my GP and just generally digging deep we carry on. We Carry On Referral for allergy testing … Continue reading God Draws Near At Every Opportunity
Bay of Biscay – 1960s Travel
I thought it would be fun to talk some more about travel. I have always liked exploring places, on foot. I can't now, but could in the past. You get such a good feel for a place. And I like to remind myself of all the places I've visited and some I have yet to. … Continue reading Bay of Biscay – 1960s Travel
Travelling via Social Media
While I am resting up in bed. I am being entertained by all the lovely content that folk share on various platforms. Some of it on Instagram. Not everyone's favourite, but I have been being quite mindful of what I allow into my rest space. Thoughts of travel I've seen a few lovely posts of … Continue reading Travelling via Social Media
The Nation Reflects
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is now lying-in-state at Westminster Hall on the Parliamentary estate. A hall built in 1097 under William II (Rufus), the son of William the Conqueror. The Royal family must be exhausted from all their dedication and care to the process of the past week. I should imagine they will all … Continue reading The Nation Reflects
A Day of Remembrance – Silent Sunday
Flower Friday – On a Sad Day
Sharing something cheerful I made recently, on a very sad day here in the UK and across the globe. I like to think that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will be greeted by the most incredible beauty as she is met by Jesus, as He welcomes her as His 'Good and faithful servant.' Her Christian … Continue reading Flower Friday – On a Sad Day
Colouring As Relaxation – Wordless Wednesday
Design by Karla Dornacher - Coloured using Castle Arts Premium Soft Touch Pencils.