• Culture

    COINCIDENCE AND A CALLING

    Earlier this year a family member helped a young lady who knocked on the door late one evening. Around the same time, I received an invitation to apply for the role of Ambassador for Catherine House, and in late February I was accepted. It’s was…

  • Culture

    SEASIDE SANCTUARY

    On Friday mid-morning I packed my car with an overnight suitcase, some incredibly delicious berries and fruits, and enough ingredients to prepare some nourishing meals. I was heading for my beach house. My home away from home. My sanctuary. My happy place. This beautiful getaway…

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    FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL

    Ooh la la! Last Thursday evening I headed off to the finale of the French Film Festival. With Champagne in hand and a sublime assortment of French cheese on offer, from creamy brie to aromatic blue, I had a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the company…