Tag Archives: holidays

Extreme love


My children have just started their summer vacation. We are on day two of the holidays; still finding it difficult to make the transition from packed days to days where there are no deadlines to meet or targets to pursue. … Continue reading

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Bliss between two lists


Once or twice a year, there comes a day, when I realize that all my work projects are done, that my ‘things to do’ list is ticked off, and that there is just ONE DAY before school holidays start, after … Continue reading

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Grandparents


The kids have their summer vacation, and are spending a couple of weeks with their paternal grandparents, in their ancestral home. We do this every summer. They love all the nooks and crannies in this house. The car garage, which … Continue reading

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Relax, Nothing’s Under Control


Our group of eight is flying from Nairobi to Oman, with a changeover at Abu Dhabi. We have a two-hour gap for the changeover. Our flight from Nairobi takes off after a one-hour-fifteen-minute delay. We are not overly worried, we … Continue reading

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Little Ms.Rules


I am cleaning my medicine cabinet today, checking expiry dates, and writing out a list of medicines that we need to buy. As I snip out the metallic strips that are not required, I remember something that happened many years … Continue reading

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