The little fairy sat under a mushroom weeping her eyes out. A mischievous elf had crept up beside her and snipped away her wings. They would grow back eventually but the poor fairy would be miserable meanwhile. Now the elf sat beside her on the grass, repentant on seeing the poor creatures anguish. He kept saying again and again, “The inch worm made me do … Continue reading 12. An inch worm made me do it.
Ice cream, like fruit, is delicious enough to be enjoyed on its own as a dessert or snack. Yet ice cream, like fruit, can lend itself to many different combinations, recipes and serving suggestions. Baked Alaska is probably the most spectacular ice cream based dessert ever. It is a culinary feat as well as a lesson in Physics. It consists of ice cream covered with … Continue reading Friday Flashback — Fun Things To Do With Ice cream: Sundaes, Floats And More
Live your life. Take chances,be crazy. Don’t wait. Because right now is the oldest you’ve ever been and the youngest you ever will be again. Written for One Liner Wednesdayhttps://lindaghill.com/2020/07/08/one-liner-wednesday-july-8th-that-feeling-when/ Continue reading One Liner Wednesday 8th July 2020
The monsoons are torrential rains that occur every July and August in my part of the world. I guess you could call this a “torrential” time of the year for us. It can rain very heavily and sometimes without interruption for days on end. As you can imagine, this has some undesired consequences. Rivers flood adjoining areas, sometimes inundating whole villages and forcing people to … Continue reading A torrential time
A massive oak tree stood in the centre of the village green, its far -reaching branches casting long shadows. Every spring and summer, most of the town’s festivities took place around this tree. Garden parties, jumble sales and church bazaars all took place here. When the sun was shining, the tree cast a ppleasing shade. If it rained, as it often did during an English … Continue reading The Wedding Tree
Most of the things we worry about are things that won’t even matter to us a few months from now. Image courtesy everyday power.com Written for One Liner Wednesday Continue reading One Liner Wednesday 13th May 2020
I posted this a year ago today and it seems so apt in the current pandemic : I am in charge of how I feel today and I am choosing happiness. Written for Fandango Friday Flashback. Quote and image courtesy https://everydaypower.com/inspirational-quotes-with-pictures/ Continue reading Friday Flashback — One Liner Wednesday 8th May 2019