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Monday Morning Musing #51 – our first year

I can hardly believe it but a year has gone by since our first Monday Morning Musing. Okay, so we missed one or two along the way, but as this is our 51st blog I’m going to celebrate reaching the Year One mark. So, how far have we come and what’s really been going on… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #51 – our first year

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Monday Morning Musing #49 – The Life Story Jar

What the Japanese art of kintsugi has to do with sharing stories.

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Monday Morning Musing #47 – where would you put your chair?

My friend, Anel, is a chair-loving South African artist living close to The Hague.  She loves chairs so much that she bought 40 tall ladder-backs from her church and has challenged herself to paint each seat differently. She has s a gold chair on her business card and another on the sign outside her house.… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #47 – where would you put your chair?

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Monday Morning Musing #45 – Blissnost

It’s just over two years since we left Kuala Lumpur to return to The Hague. As I write this Ian and I are 10 days into a trip down memory lane. ‘Mum and Dad’s Victory Lap’ the boys call it and though I am not quite sure what race we might have won, what we… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #45 – Blissnost

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Monday Morning Musing #43 – But what does it really look like?

Some people, myself included, attribute colours to the days of the week. This is called synaesthesia. When two similarly affected people discover they share this trait you can be sure that they will agree that Mondays, are red, of course and that Wednesdays are green. It’s obvious, isn’t it? Apparently many of us also give… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #43 – But what does it really look like?