Monthly Archives: December 2016

A Year to embrace with confidence…

Another blogger, more skilled with words than I, has written: And so 2017 nears. A year to embrace with confidence. It may be a year when courage and patience will be much valued travelling companions. Calm or turbulent we are … Continue reading

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Meet Jasper

who may, or may not, be just passing through.   As you can see, he is rather similar to George, which is how we met him. This morning there was a ringing on the doorbell, and there was a man … Continue reading

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Advent Challenges 12 – 17

Hello, dear Readers – whoever and wherever you are. Thank you for popping in, and thank you for your comments and “likes”. I really do appreciate them all (and I’m not just saying that – see 17 below!!) I have … Continue reading

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And we’re back to the !*$@!* bathroom!!

STILL not finished and we’re having to write more emails to the builder! Sigh. He came a couple of weeks back and we discussed what we wanted to finish off the bathroom – most of it he said we had … Continue reading

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Advent Challenges 6 – 11

Goodness me – the joys of the season are really passing me by! I can’t get “in the mood” for Advent OR Christmas – presents remain unbought; those that are bought are unwrapped; cards are unwritten (people are getting the … Continue reading

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Advent Challenge N°5

“GIVE PEACE A CHANCE” – ‘Peace’ may appear on our Christmas cards but it often seems to be in short supply in our world. Today is all about restoring relationships that have become broken and breaking down the barriers between … Continue reading

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Advent Challenge 1 – 4

Hey-ho! I meant to blog every day about this but somehow I never quite managed it. Kezzie pointed me towards the Bible Society’s Advent Challenge. Spreading generosity and goodwill with our Advent calendar of good deeds You’re about to help … Continue reading

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