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September 27, 2019

Dear All

I hope you are well. We wanted to give you a bit of an update, which will be a bit of repetition for those there on Sunday, and some news for those who couldn’t be there!

Our family had an amazing time on sabbatical where we got space and time to really think ab...

November 8, 2018

There is a famous chocolate that we all think of when we talk about

having a break - the KitKat. It is definitely one of my favourites, and they recently released a salted-caramel version which I find very hard not to continuously eat. The thought of sitting down with a...

September 11, 2018

It’s weird how after a summer break, you have all intentions of just starting where you left off. Although I worked for most of the break, there was a more relaxed, less chaotic atmosphere in our household. I left in the morning before anyone was awake, and by the time...

September 6, 2018

A fun way of discovering new wines in a relaxed atmosphere and an opportunity to support Merton Street Pastors.


Saturday 13th October. Arrival with welcome drink at 7.00pm to commence                  tasting at 7.30pm...

July 19, 2018

3 more sleeps.

That’s the discussion in the Gush household. 1 day closer to our holiday away. The last few weeks of term can be quite a marathon. Final choir shows, dance shows, swim shows, productions and many more things to do. And then multiply that by the amount of...

July 4, 2018

I decided to blog about this as its more of sharing, than just information, so please read on...

If you know me, you will know that I am a planner by nature and trade, I tend to need a framework to work with, so this will follow the usual way that we figure things out -...

June 2, 2018

This week I headed up to Scotland for work.

It was a quick trip, and one that was quite fun. I needed to get to Edinburgh for the day, hang out with some colleagues and help them with some problems, and head back. All in all, a good trip. Yes, there was the obligatory 3...

April 29, 2018

I turned on my PC to find the attached picture of what appeared to be sushi on my screen. Apart from getting distracted and thinking about lunch, I couldn't help but wonder why my 8 year old was looking for sushi pictures. You raise the question with an 8 year old rega...

March 31, 2018

These above are all the most commonly associated facts* on Easter. (*by facts, I mean my observations...)

My experience is quite similar, particularly with regards to the kids... Don't get me wrong, it is great to have some time off and think about the safe limit betwee...

December 22, 2017

Deck the halls….Santa Claus is coming to town…

The most wonderful time of the year.. Right??

But life is messy…what if you’re just not feeling that Christmas glow?

Christmas is my favourite time of the year; I love the dark nights, cosy evenings, exchanging gifts and deco...

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