Friday food for thought

  Pick yourself up by Jerome Kern and Dorothy Fields   Nothing's impossible, I have found, For when my chin is on the ground, I pick myself up, dust myself off, And start all over again.   Can't lose my confidence if I slip, I'm grateful for a pleasant trip, I pick myself up, dust…

Strings and things

Dear Claire, Well, that's something I never knew - that reading for just six minutes can reduce stress by 68%. We must have been so relaxed at Pembroke! And probably didn't appreciate it 🙂 In answer to your question about Oxfam, while we do have Oxfam America, they don't operate charity shops (aka thrift stores) in the…