Oh my, welcome to December! We began it with a large extended family gathering for Christmas for family far and near. It was perfect and my lovely niece hosted nicely. We all bring a dish but still, its work for the person whose place it is at. So many new young faces here since last year.
One of my sisters had made us a Christmas boot little stocking from my Dad’s shirts. He died September 2017. A really lovely thought. I got her to make one for our young 5 year old grand nephew as he was close to his great grandad – Poppa. This morning his mother said he woke up and said
“Where is my booty I want to talk to Poppa”
“Hello Poppa, I’m sorry you died…. I want to sing a song for you”.
We have been experiencing summer! Do I complain or celebrate… or a bit of both!
What I read last week:
Three books – all very satisfying reading. Harry’s Trees was one I heard about on the What Should I Read Next podcast. Was well worth reading. A Thousand Roads Home was my favourite for November and Fatal Invasion was #13 in a romantic series that is the best!
What I am reading now:
And I am listening to…