Category Archives: Just a Thought

Act N°13 (2017) First Fruits

Yesterday was Chocolate Tuesday. I did indeed buy some bars of chocolate (PROPER bars of PROPER chocolate!) and a box of Ferrero Rocher. I gave the bars to my students, to the secretary/receptionist at Axalta, (the company where I teach … Continue reading

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Sermon: Choose Life

Hello Dear Readers. Here I offer you tomorrow’s sermon: CHOOSE LIFE Christ Church, Clermont Ferrand: 12.02.17 Readings: Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Psalm 119:1-8; 1 Corinthians 3:1-9; Matthew 5:21-37 I think that there has been conclusive proof offered that Rob and I are … Continue reading

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A mammoth task – and some words of wisdom.

I have finished sorting out the photos on my computer! Instead of being in date order I have now classified them into Subject folders – which makes life much easier! Instead of guessing when that photo might have been taken … Continue reading

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A timely reminder

Ariel reminded us of Mother Teresa’s words: a timely reminder I think   “People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you … Continue reading

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Oh we have been having such fun (said through gritted teeth) with our bathroom renovations. You can read about them over at Fat Dormouse, so I won’t reiterate them here (so much for keeping that blog for food related posts … Continue reading

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Iona 1999

Woven through the cycle of the world The endless circle of birth and death,     of creation and destruction     of beauty and ugliness     of laughter and tears,     of love and hate, Surrounding it … Continue reading

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What can we say?

Another attack on innocent people – men, women, children, Christian, Muslim, atheist, – the world pours out its sympathy, with messages of support all over Facebook, news reports unpicking every detail and examining all the facts. Yes, it is terrible. … Continue reading

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