Glad-Giving

This week I sent Amazon vouchers to two friends.  I call them friends though actually, I have never met either of them.  Both are or have been clients but primarily I regard them as friends, women I know I’d happily sit and share a coffee or glass of wine with if we lived in closer […]

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Going Bananas in the Kitchen

It started as a no-brainer.  One morning last week I spotted that the three bananas in my fruit bowl had suddenly got just a little bit riper than I like to eat.  If I’m clever I notice I have more bananas than eating time.  I peel them and freeze them and pull them out for […]

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My Weekend Holy Trinity

So it was decided that J would spend the weekend with his dad, the chap who used to be my husband.  He was quite eager to go which pleased me.  Not that I was looking forward to being without him but it pleased me that they like each other enough to want to spend that […]

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The Biker’s Funeral

I took a walk into  town today in order to do a few little errands.  How joyous those words, “walking into town”.  In reality nothing more exciting than popping into the bank in this humdrum provincial town but as I got ready I felt as happy as a prisoner released from prison after 8 years […]

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Can a Moment Make a Lifetime?

I was on a call tonight with Linda Claire Puig about creating subject lines for your emails.  Interesting stuff.  Early on in the call she was sharing a question she had recently been asked: Do you believe that a moment can make a lifetime? Linda Claire, from California, shared with us that she was presenting […]

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