If you'd landed in our kitchen early one morning last week, you might have been forgiven for thinking you'd stumbled upon a rather unusual remake of 'Father Ted'. Yelps of 'Girls! Girls!' in a vain attempt to get the attention of my offspring, was just one highlight of a manic morning as we got ready… Continue reading It’s Not What it Looks Like
I heard about someone burning a boiled egg once. I laughed. I questioned how this was even possible. But no longer. I too can now lay claim to this incredible feat of ridiculousness. But, just to be clear, it wasn't my fault. No. Not this time. On this occasion, the blame lay squarely at the… Continue reading How to Burn a Boiled Egg: ‘Small Great Things’
Reading: Matthew 1 verses 18 - 25 Thought: I wonder if you've ever had a dilemma: a difficult choice you had to make. Maybe it was deciding between two places you could visit. Maybe it was working out which dessert you wanted (when one of everything isn't an option!) Or maybe it was a much bigger decision… Continue reading Advent Day 14: Decisions, decisions!
Reading: Luke 1 verses 26 - 38 Thought: I don't know how you react if you're startled or surprised. My most likely response is to jump and, quite possibly scream! Lots of things can startle us and we all react in different ways, but I wonder how Mary felt the day the angel came to visit… Continue reading Advent Day 13: What Did You Say?