Trick or Treat     I have never been trick or treating. Sad isn’t it? I always wanted to go but my parents had a quintessentially English view about Halloween. Trick or treating was seen as a begging tactic and sure fire way to rot your teeth. And…

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  I’ve just been into our eldest son’s room. It’s late, past midnight and he woke up to start babbling away about anything and everything. He does this every so often. It’s almost as if his brain wakes him up out of excitement. A kind of ‘I think I know…

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  I am not a car person. Ask me what car I have and I shall say ‘A blue one’. The idea of maintaining a car panics me. But that is not the attitude to have because I get into the car everyday and drive our family around in it.…

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