Reunion with Betsy – my 80 year old Dutch friend

In 2014, I cycled in Vietnam with a group of Dutch women on the #Cycle4girls. I became dear friends with Betsy and now, three years on, I get to visit my 80 year old friend in her homeland.

The windy city and the book club – Daily Diary

This is the second day of my active, regular blogging... and I can't say I leapt out of bed with excitement. In fact, I woke up to gusts and howling wind barrelling down the passageway behind my window. This was not an enticing beginning to the day. A quick weather check, 17 degrees and windy … Continue reading The windy city and the book club – Daily Diary