Heading Off Into the Future

It’s a lovely photograph – a young couple heading off into the future together, hand in hand. Okay, they are walking out of Buckingham Palace, on the way to a helicopter ready to take them to an undisclosed location, and someone else clearly has the luggage – but it still has to make you smile. Read More…

Faith in Marriage

I was so pleased to see that when Prince William wed Miss Catherine Middleton on 29 April 2011, their faith was clearly evident for all to see. It was an unapologetic, Christian wedding in a day when church attendance in England is at an all time low, and in its own way, a powerful act Read More…

Learning to Cook the Italian Way

A couple of weeks ago I attended a wonderful cooking class at the Miele Experience Centre at Abingdon in Oxfordshire. I had been offered two places, so I was accompanied by my 18 year old son, who is also a keen home cook. Miele offer a huge variety of classes, from introductory Italian cooking to basic bread Read More…

A Wonderful Day

It has been a wonderful day of celebration here. The atmosphere in England is quite incredible. You can watch the broadcast or highlights on the Royal Channel if you did miss anything. The bride wore a beautiful dress designed by Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen. Reminiscent of vintage dresses, the lace was made by hand by the Royal School Read More…

Feed Me Tweet Me Follow Me Home Friday

I’m sorry I am late posting this today – I’ve been absolutely glued to the television watching the Royal Wedding coverage since the early hours. Wasn’t it wonderful!!  I’ll be posting about it later…but for now… Welcome to another edition of Feed Me Tweet Me Follow Me Home! Once again, I’m very pleased to be Read More…