Day 18: what I ate

Day 18: what I ate

Every year we have a big Benson family meal the week before Christmas. The first one I ever went to there were 10 of us sitting around the table, this year with all the partners, grandchildren and great grandchildren there were over twenty of us. We went to the...
Day 17: Christmas shopping

Day 17: Christmas shopping

I’ve done most of my christmas shopping online this year but I did manage to pop into town this weekend for a few last minute presents. Portobello Road is great for finding unusual gifts for those hard to buy for family members and is a fantastic little treasure...
Day 14: Friends

Day 14: Friends

So do you have any exciting plans leading you into Christmas? A big work do, a night out on the town or perhaps something a little quieter maybe dinner with friends? On Sunday I have a BIG family get together but last night I had an intimate dinner with a few very...