Comfort Food

In the midst of the chaos, the comforting of each other and trying to make sense of what has happened – it is nice to know that other people are thinking of you. My good friend trekked 20 miles to see me and mine. She brought banana bread, love and hugs. I am getting through…

Letters, letters, letters

I saw this picture on my sister’s Facebook feed a few days ago. I found it amusing… It reminded me that yes, I haven’t written or received a ‘proper’ handwritten letter for many years now and that my phone tells me that I have over 9000 unread emails! It got me thinking about who I…

Pies, banana smoothies and the Spanish way

30 days into the 100 happy days challenge. Food seems to be the continuing theme. Perhaps I am comfort eating? If I am, it’s always with family and friends. I made a chicken, bacon and apple pie on Monday night. It was tasty… Afterwards had a “where are we now…” conversation with my lovely companion…