So here it is, the start of another year !

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We are looking forward to a number of adventures during 2018, with a number of excursions and activities already in the planning pipeline. One of the excursions is another trip to Italy, although this year we are going slightly earlier in the year than our usual late August & September trip. This year we will be going in time to enjoy Jane’s birthday in Tuscany, rather than my own. It seems that the affinity with Italy, and notably its food and drink, started promptly this year, as the following images from our kitchen on New Year’s Day will testify. Breakfast […]

Here’s to an uncomplicated and peaceful 2018

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Life seems to have whizzed by once more This year even quicker than those before. A year not unlike others with troughs and peaks A few sad days but fortunately many happy weeks. Once more we intend to make the most of what we’ve got Enjoying adventures before we lose the plot Amongst many excursions for Jane and Terry This year, New Zealand is on the itinerary Interest on investments is difficult to accrue It’s an uncertain future as GB leaves the EU But we’ll keep spending and put on a brave face And we’ll keep doing the lottery, just […]