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Columbia Road Market in Words & Pictures

Yesterday was the day for one of our festive family traditions.  By that, I mean my own little family, which is me, my husband and our two sons age 13 and 9, whose childhood experiences of Christmas are different to mine in every way.  I took a few pictures, which gave me the idea for this … Continue reading

Book Review: The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides

I don’t often await a novel with as much anticipation as the latest from Jeffrey Eugenides.  Both The Virgin Suicides and Middlesex drew me into worlds which were bizarre but utterly captivating, so I fully expected  to be writing a rave review of The Marriage Plot.  Well, it’s not going to happen. It seems that … Continue reading