The Virtual Cook

The kitchen filled with love and laughter As we embarked on creating the batter. The call to three countries reached In England, Germany and South Korea each Of us began the ritual of our Saturday bake. We all knew what we had to make, My Nutella-filled peanut butter cookie plate that LaReine had seen andContinue reading “The Virtual Cook”

Day 287: Toni

So I asked a friend to give me a theme to base today’s blog post on and she said “me”. So here goes, today’s blog post is dedicated to Toni. I remember the first time you had lunch with us I remember thinking who the hell is she I remember liking you after our firstContinue reading “Day 287: Toni”

Day 226: Friendship

There are those who lack an understanding Of what true friendships really means Those who dismiss and disregard Your voice and all your contributions There are those who make no effort But expect all the rewards of friendships Those who never defend you But make cruel and hurtful jokes Those who dismiss your concerns ThoseContinue reading “Day 226: Friendship”

Day 174: Wedding

This summer is officially wedding season for me. With 2 weddings already passed, I have 5 more to attend from now until November. The main aim for my trip to Strasbourg last weekend was for the wedding of two of my friends. They are the most unconventional “wing it” people I know and I loveContinue reading “Day 174: Wedding”

Day 114: Neighbours

Row of houses Side by side Characters lay within Of multicoloured natures Neighbours they’re called But family is what they are With passing seasons We grew together Birthdays, Christmas and barbecues We stood by each other Cinema and shopping trips We passed our youths With outdoor games And football over fences Cousins, uncles and auntiesContinue reading “Day 114: Neighbours”