When I think back, I think it was very likely that I in fact DID dream of the gender of our baby. I had dreamt of this French castle before, owned by a widowed elderly lady. It had been her family home for as far back as anyone could remember. She brought us on a … Continue reading gender dreaming?
I was watching a program this week featuring El Celler de Can Roca, a 3-Michelin star restaurant in Catalonia, Spain, apparently the top restaurant in the world, when I thought: it would be such a nice treat to eat at such a place for one of my birthdays... As I watched, I could only imagine what a delight … Continue reading it’s uncanny what life throws at you when you least expect it
Since announcing our pregnancy to the family, I've gotten questions on "How did you know/find out?" Some women tell you that they 'just knew', and somehow I had a nagging thought at the back of my mind since week 3. I just kept thinking, 'what if I'm pregnant?'. And so I started avoiding alcohol and coffee … Continue reading “so how did you know/find out?”
Been MIA for a while, but with good reason. I was really just chilling the rest of the summer away trying to catch as much sun as I could, including the last rays of summer sunshine before the September rains, headed to Biarritz for surf lessons, finishing touches on the new pad, then vacay stop in Dubai to … Continue reading time to spill the beans!
Les beaux-parents (the in-laws) have been talking forever about a surprise in the French countryside that they will be bringing me to before I head back to Paris... They've heard of 'the place', have passed by, but have never visited, and I will see 'it' when I get there. I'm not good with waiting for … Continue reading A curious find in the heart of France