Monthly Archive: September 2014

He learns Icelandic while I eat cakes

Posted on September 30, 2014

We were on the second week of our stay in Ísafjörður in the Westfjords. I wanted the mornings to myself to write, so when my husband spotted an advertisement for a beginners course in Icelandic, I encouraged him to sign up. It seemed like the ideal.. >>> more

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This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



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Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low

Posted on June 27, 2018

I spent last week on the island of Skye. It was lovely, apart from the wind... >>> more

Thirty minus one

Posted on April 29, 2018

Thirty years married. How could it have slipped our.. >>> more