Families, Pecking Orders and Fruitfulness

I hadn’t planned to have children, or even get married. I hadn’t had a positive experience of family, as you will have heard if you’ve read this far.  What I wanted more was to travel, see the world. Slash my way through rain forests, bury my toes in white sands and drink the water from a coconut slashed from high up in a palm tree by a loin clothed native.  Continue reading “Families, Pecking Orders and Fruitfulness”

Strawberries With A French Twist – and vice versa

Jean-Pierre and his strawberries
Jean-Pierre and his strawberries

Yesterday was one of those perfect sunny spring days, and at the Saturday morning market I was too tempted by the strawberries on Jean-Pierre’s stall.  Continue reading “Strawberries With A French Twist – and vice versa”