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I haven’t had a day like today in awhile.  We have so much going on in our lives, and we just wanted a little break.  To be honest, we don’t get very many of those.   412 more words


Great Expectations

On the outside, nothing has changed. The same little French town with its narrow streets nestled in the countryside outside of Paris, the same apartment building, the same photos of all the children and grandchildren on the walls, and the same routine as summers past. 834 more words


Small is Beautiful

Dear Students (and Learning Partners)

Since the older students will be busy preparing for and writing exams in the next couple of weeks, my posts during this time will be exclusively for my younger students. 324 more words

DPS Tapi


Do you have the feeling that two weeks on holiday make your child grow up six months? I do.

We stayed with my in laws, in a small village by the sea; my parents came for a few days too. 364 more words


Sunday 14th September

Day Started:6am
Breakfast: Porridge with soya milk and English breakfast tea
Location: London

My mum is back from her trip now and so there’s a bit more order and familiarity around. 585 more words

Inspiration: A Liverpool Love Story

A Liverpool Love Story is based on the stories I heard or was told about my paternal, Liverpool, grandparents Andrew and Hilda Miller (nee Farnan). Grandma was the storyteller which is why her story is written in the first person. 716 more words