Julie has just spent a happy morning holding an Advent wreath workshop: floral foam rings packed tightly with holly and embellished with fir cones, baubles, and ribbon. And it was happy because the participants enjoyed making something beautiful together.
Julie had Tom have just been to Athens for a few days. They last went there many years ago before the twins were born and had fond memories of exploring the ancient Greek sites in lovely warm sunshine. The sun shone on them this time, too. After a visit to the Ancient Agora, they stopped […]
Julie has always been frugal. Maybe it’s a habit she inherited from her parents, who were brought up in wartime Britain so knew what it was like to have to scrimp and save. But Julie’s knack for combining leftovers into something delicious extends beyond the kitchen. Last week some guests brought her a bouquet of […]