MY SISTER, MY FRIEND

I am the youngest of five sisters and I absolutely love and appreciate them with my whole heart. My mother was an only child and as a mom she raised us with a firm and loving hand. Her rules were clear and our relationship was somewhat of a love/fear kind. Love because she was the […]

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Baked Cinnamon Pears with Caramel Sauce and shredded Coconut

Ingredients 6 Pears 2 Tbs Unsalted Butter 1 tsp Ground Cinnamon 1 tsp Vanilla Essence 2 Tbs Apple Cider Vinegar Shredded Coconut ¾ Cup Caramel Syrup ¼ Cup Water METHOD Preheat oven to 180 ° C Cut pears in half in lengths (keep stem and intact) In a small bowl stir together butter, cinnamon and […]

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Twenty Two Years

On 17 January this year we celebrated our 22nd wedding anniversary. It sounds like a big number but yet it feels less than a decade. Two kids later, career changes, sickness, health, a house we made our home for 22 years and plenty of lessons along the way. I cannot imagine these experiences with anyone […]

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CROATIA, Porec

We spend an entire day travelling to get to our destination. The extreme layovers brought some nice excursions, delicious food and some interesting folks. It’s been my first time travelling abroad and I remember feeling so blessed and in awe of the planet, clouds and the sky. It is the most beautiful thing to see […]

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Raising sons

Young adults whether in their teens or early adulthood all experience many physical and emotional changes that can be confusing at times. I have two sons, aged 18 and 22 years old and I embrace all the advice, guidance and encouragement I can get while raising them. It has been more than an unbroken bond […]

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