Tag: Linda

  • Linda’s painting

    Linda’s painting

    Late last year Linda took up painting. No, not house-painting, but the sort you frame and hang on a wall. And she has made quite remarkable progress. Her chosen medium is water-colour and she loves it passionately. She’s set up a studio on our back patio and spends as much time as she can experimenting…

  • Stations of The Cross

    Stations of The Cross

    We went to the Stations of The Cross service this morning at St. Michael’s Church with Kitinn, Gaby, Kriscia, Carlo, Sabine and Camila. It’s a very moving service, with the young members of the church doing a re-enactment of the events on this day 21 centuries ago. Gaby became quite emotional as she watched and Linda shed a…

  • Sadhbh’s first birthday party

    Sadhbh’s first birthday party

    Sadhbh’s first birthday party was held at Tara’s parents’ home in Naremburn. Terry and Yvonne were great hosts and put on a first-class party. Stuart and Tara can be very pleased with Sadhbh – she is a delightful girl with a sunny disposition and is very quick to smile. Linda and I were accompanied by…

  • Morning Movie

    Morning Movie

    Linda and I went to the movies this morning. We planned to watch “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” with Dame Maggie Smith and other great actors but it was sold out. So plan B was to watch “My Week with Marilyn”, and it was not a disappointment. The casting was first class, with people like…

  • Happy birthday Linda

    Happy birthday Linda

    Linda had a great day on her birthday yesterday. It began with gym class as is usual for Tuesday and then 

  • Watching Jake’s Women

    Watching Jake’s Women

    Yesterday Greg and I watched Jake’s Women, a Neil Simon play at the local Pavilion Theatre in nearby Castle Hill, staged by the Castle Hill Players.

  • US vacation links

    US vacation links

    Here are all the postings for our US trip in April/May 2010:

  • LA Schoolgirls

    LA Schoolgirls

    Linda’s schoool friends come for dinner at Menchu and Frank’s

  • Hearst Castle trip – day 2

    Hearst Castle trip – day 2

    Hearst Castle and then drive back to LA

  • Hearst Castle trip – day 1

    Hearst Castle trip – day 1

    We drive from LA to San Simeon