Funeral story #3

I had a request from a family to do the funeral of their mother, who had passed away having suffered from Alzheimer’s. Again, this was a really lovely family. Gentle with each other, empathetic to each other’s loss and somewhat received that their mother’s suffering had come to an end. On the day of the…

Apple crumble – homemade

First of all let me say that my part in this was minimal! We have a lovely apple tree right behind our deck which gives us lovely shade and lots of apples – like hundreds of them. They don’t grow to be huge (it was a very dry summer) but they are very sweet. As…

WW2 Veterans

Lots of churches, for recognition of men serving in the wars, put up some kind of plaque or list of names to honour those who served and those who gave their lives in this most tragic way. Our archive had a very large plaque that included a clock as well as the names of many….