Up, up and away

There is nothing quite so satisfying as contentedly crossing a long-standing item off one’s bucket list: memories made √ photos taken √ dream fulfilled √ … and so it was after our amazing hot air balloon flight last week. Thanks to an extremely generous retirement gift from Chris’ company (thanks Jane and all at Softworx),…

Bucket List # 2: Learn a foreign language

My love affair with the English language has progressed in much the same way as any long-term relationship. At times its attraction has been so intense that I’ve found myself powerless against its allure, while at others, it’s been left to simmer gently on the back burner as different interests have captured my attention. Perhaps…