I just got back from a very long day. Lots of driving around. Lots of shops, lots of conversations… Continue reading Day 29: Kindness challenge
I woke up to a snowy day. Deep grey skies and a frozen chill that cuts through the skin. It snowed all day. The first clear day of winter. Continue reading Day 28: Kindness challenge
Today’s act of kindness is a simple one meant to help Mother Gaia. Continue reading Day 27: Kindness challenge
We drove to my old town today and spent the day with friends. Children sure can talk a lot when they are excited. Continue reading Day 26: Kindness challenge
Today’s good deed wasn’t anything special. I gave my leftovers to the neighbours. When I say neighbours, you have to remember this is a very small town. We have a very small supermarket, an off-licence, a post office, a hair dresser and two “bars”. That’s all there is to the town. So when I say neighbours, it could be any one of them. It’s a tight, family-like close community. Continue reading Day 25: Kindness challenge
I hate very much the hypocrisy of holidays. People calling each other up, pretending to be happy and caring, everybody babbling but with really nothing to say. Continue reading Day 24: Kindness challenge
Today, as an act of kindness, husband and I did some deep-cleaning house so we get to start the year with a measure of order in our loves. We also bought some food, some of which is currently marinating to go in the oven tomorrow. Continue reading Day 23: Kindness challenge
I had 4 hours sleep last night and I am exhausted, but plowing on.
We had some friends over for lunch and coffee, which was nice. We made some barbecue ribs in the oven, mash potato and salad. Believe it or not, husband is also an excellent cook.
Today was a nice day. It rained for most of the day, and it looks like it will carry on raining all through the next week. But it is still surprisingly warm. We have the fireplace on all day, and it is extremely hot at home. Continue reading Day 21: Kindness challenge