The moment the ring appeared her pupils registered a brief instant of panic. ‘Is he proposing?!’ I could read her thought as if she had spoken it out loud, and almost soiled my pants.Read More
Part 1: Reconnaissance
Some months ago, when Xander and I were trying to decide whether we should travel to Argentina or Brazil, Xander was leaning towards Argentina and I more towards Brazil.
Last week I was having one of these days that start off on the wrong foot.
One of the kids had woken up in the middle of the night with a nightmare: a monster in the Super Mario race.
Continued from The Ring – part 1
That second day on Koufonisi was probably one of the slowest ever. If I ever needed proof that Einstein’s Theory of Relativity actually works, I found it then on that Greek island. Thankfully, the day started late, as is wont on these kind of holidays. Read More
The idyllic, Greek island of Koufonisia has always been our secret El Dorado. Back in the time when our love was still an impossibility, we dreamt of going there together and even wrote about how we would imagine it to be. This summer, it finally happened. Read More
This morning we had the first snow of the season. Just a smattering really, but enough to justify the thick wad of Euros that Aliki and I spent on tickets to Brazil for Christmas. So, Rio here we come!