Showing posts from December, 2015

Wishing You All a Very Happy New Year!

Hello, dear reader.  I hope your holidays were merry and that life surrounded you with the people you love and who love you. It's true we say this every year, but hasn't this year just sped by? As my husband always used to say at the end of a vacation or day off engaged in fun activities, "I don't know about you kids, but I had a good time." This year has not been all sweetness, light and ease - like many, I've had my share of worries, but in the end as my dear friend-from-another-time-warp, Julian of Norwich, used to say, "All shall be well, and all shall be well and in all manner of things, all shall be well.":)
So, as I said, a lot of life has happened.  The young lady standing up amid a group of business-dressed individuals (with her father, sister, S, and I sitting in the back behind her) is our youngest, J, standing up at the Merlin Court of Appeals, just prior to being sworn in as another member of the Bar of Merlin - just two days shy of 24 y…