I luuurve autumn! I know, some of you are still clinging holding on tightly on to the last sunny days but I am a bit warped strange like that. I really look forward to the weather changing and I am on the look out for beautiful leaves which have fallen to my feet in a range […]
So this week we have had a junior school French exchange student here, staying with us as part of a fabulous school initiative, only the problem is that I don’t really speak much French and the 10 year old girl, G does not speak much German yet either, or English. Both of the children have […]
Have you ever been in one of those mega cringe moments when you have said something and just wished that there was an undo button for the spoken word?
This girl never ‘got’ Barbie, wanted a voodoo doll called Ken and used to hate the itchy twistedness of dresses, but I have to confess, there is one element of being a girl that makes me very stereotypical – I luuurve accessories. IFA Berlin was an unmissable opportunity although originally I was looking for new […]
As I sit here pondering on the sanity of going camping in the pouring rain, I started chuckling about one of those crazy conversations that I had with my students not so long ago. You see on a rainy day, on the corporate English circuit as language trainers grab their brollies (umbrellas) to make it […]