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  • On the 8 of December it was my Baptism day
    on Dec 8, 2016 in Baptism Immaculate Conception
    Who is She that Cometh Forth as the Rising Morning, Fair as the Moon, Bright as the Sun, and Terrible as an Army in Battle-Array.Song of Solomon 6:10 Many years ago, when I was only two month old, I was Baptised. It was the 8 of December, t...
  • Advent
    on Dec 4, 2016 in Advent Christmas
    Advent is that: preparing ourselves for Christmas, which means the birthday of Our Lord.
  • Be a happy duck
    on Aug 8, 2016 in Dreams Inspiration Motivation
    I was reading a post on Fox Hollow Cottage about depression, Helpful Tools For Living with Depression and I saw very good advise there as, for instance, take on responsibilities, get enough sleep, to gave goals (which like routines, are a kind o...
  • Fuchsias
    on Jul 28, 2016 in Floral Friday Photos flowers
    No words needed.Joining:Floral Friday Photos...
  • A Palace and its Park
    on Jul 27, 2016
     Do you remember the kitchen I talked about yesterday? The one in a Palace ? So today I will show you a little of the Palace and surrounding Park.The Palace was built on the top of the mountain and was one of the residences of the Kings of Portu...
  • An Old Kitchen
    on Jul 26, 2016 in kitchen
    So we went, all happy, to visit this wonderful kitchen that has served Kings and Queens of the XIX and XX Century.The Palace is all really beautiful, the interior and the outside, not no mention the beautiful park surrounding it. Probably I will make...
  • Just saying
    on Jun 27, 2016 in In/Out EU Referendum Remain/ Leave UK
    I've been reading blogs and what some people think of the referendum in Britain. I'm not British but I have my own opinion so I will say:I'm very happy because the OUT won. And I like Boris.Now sue me for that if you want.Britain was great before the...
  • Step by step
    on Jun 23, 2016 in Getting there
  • Getting there
    on Mar 7, 2016 in Getting there Quotes
  • Each Day is a New Beginning
    on Feb 5, 2016 in Restart
    ... and we must thank Our Lord for each morning.
  • The blessing of Seasons - Winter
    on Jan 8, 2016 in rain seasons Winter
    I know, most people don't like Winter. Because it's too cold, or has too much snow or even because it's too wet.Well, I like it any way.I can't say I have snow here, which is a pity. Some years ago it snowed which was such an happening. Even the...
  • The twelve days of Christmas....or why I still have my Christmas tree on.As Christmas is not only a day but twelve, we must leave our decorations till the 6 of January - the Epiphany of the Lord - even if to put things easier many countries make the liturgical celebrations of E...
  • Music for these Christmassy daysA good music to listen while wrapping presents. But if you are already tired after wrapping for one hour or two maybe it's better to listen to White Christmas.But if you are in a funny mood maybe you would prefer to listen this version - very good to...
  • I'm late, I'm late
    on Dec 9, 2015 in Christmas
    Yes, as always. What about the good intentions of being on time this year? I am again late but I will not despair because it's not Christmas Eve yet so there is still hope.What I still must do ?to buy presents - yes, I have a lot bought already but n...
  • The First Thanksgiving
    on Nov 26, 2015 in ThanksGiving
    More than a half-century before the Pilgrims broke bread with the Wampanoags, Spanish colonists landing in St. Augustine, Florida, feasted with indigenous Timucua tribesmen in what some historians contend was America’s first Thanksgiving.http://www...
  • Christmas Pudding
    on Nov 25, 2015 in Christmas Christmas Pudding recipes
    Do you know what it is? In England is an institution, everybody knows about it but maybe in the US nobody does. Well in my home we must have it every Christmas.I never made it, I always buy it so I don't know if this recipe I found on BBC is good but...
  • It's wrapping time
    on Nov 23, 2015 in Christmas Wrapping
    Talking about Christmas ! Yey !! I'm organising my wrapping supplies.I know I have a lot of wrapping paper from last year because I like it so much I always buy more than I need but I know that as soon shops here begin selling it, I'm going running b...
  • Almost there !
    on Nov 22, 2015 in Christmas
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  • Is it Autumn or Summer ?
    on Nov 9, 2015 in Autumn Christmas
    So here I am again.Every year I begin dreaming of Christmas in September. In a very shy way, without telling anybody.Then it comes October. I then feel I can think of all that a little freely. In the beginning still a bit in the way I think when it's...
  • Good, not perfect
    on Sep 16, 2015 in home Perfectionism
    I always like to see all those magazine perfect pictures in those perfect blogs. I wonder how those ladies are able to have the ideas they have, the good taste and then the ability to transform ideas and dreams in those magnificent rooms.And I stare.