Pretty as a Picture Christmas Presents

Giving gifts at Christmas is one of my favourite pastimes. I tend to get a little addicted to internet browsing in the lead up to Christmas, searching for the perfect gifts. Generally it pays off and I get a rush watching my family open their well-thought-out presents. I guess it’s a family thing, because thoughtful…

Cookies and a whisky for you, Dad

This very old photo pretty much sums up most of my childhood; outside on an adventure with Dad.  I was Dad’s shadow most of the time, only separating when required. We lived on a dairy farm for a lot of my childhood and Dad worked his butt off. Being older and wiser now, I know…