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Oh to be Beside the Sea

Another of our Pandemic Staycation days out was to East Wittering Beach in Sussex.  We’d been planning to go back to our favourite spot at West Wittering, but since we […]

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Childhood Redux

In late spring, my older daughter, her daughter and I took a day out in a place that both my daughters enjoyed a great deal of their childhood: Windsor Great […]

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The Gift of Delight

Just over a year ago I became a grandmother for the first time.  And because my daughter, her partner and Tillie live just a five-minute walk from my house, I […]

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Feminist Rethink

Remember that episode of Sex and the City when Carrie, Miranda, Samantha and Charlotte travel from Manhattan to a Connecticut suburb to attend a friend’s baby shower.  It’s basically a […]

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The Strongest Bonds

This past June, everyone in my extended family, reunited in Palm Springs for a week of desert sun, summer activities and dinners round a 13-seater table.  Most drove in from […]

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