Project 2020: Week #47

Wednesday. Went for a walk around the block at lunchtime with my husband. It was nice. Thursday already! Ducked outside to grab lunch from the local store. Saw some trees on our street were still clinging on to their leaves. Looked like they were flecked with gold. My husband arrived in the UK a year […]

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Our first year in England

Saying Goodbye It was hot back in Sydney. My son and I had just arrived after spending some time in Hobart. The smell of burnt gum trees was strong as we walked to our friends’ home with our travel bags. I could feel the heat baked into the pavement rise into my shoes. Our house […]

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He takes us on big adventures

There he is. That’s the man we followed to the UK. It’s now just over a year since he came to this country. He says it’s been a remarkable time — even with the lockdown. I should have known life was going to be interesting with him. He was always a little different from the […]

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Project 2020: Week #46

Wednesday. Remembrance Day. The day we remember all who fought and died for the life we have today. These poppies are an old memory. The image taken many many years ago. I may have even shared it before. But I think it’s relevant today. Thursday. My husband was called in early to work. My son […]

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I’m bringing pastries!

Hello! I hope you are all well. I’m popping over to Su’s at Zimmerbitch for her monthly virtual tea party today. Why don’t you join us? Post a photo of what you’ll bring and link to Su’s corner of the internet, then explore what others have brought to the party. Su is a lovely host […]

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Remembrance Day 2020

I shared this image in March, but I’m sharing it again today. The wreaths were found in the crypt of St Paul’s cathedral to remember the soldiers who lost their lives during the Korean War. I was so sad to see them there and incredibly grateful. My mother was just a baby and my father, […]

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