Stifling creativity or shaping character?

I've started lots of blog posts this past month, and none of them have made the cut.  They've either trailed off, been too hard to write, or just been plain boring! Luke, on the other hand, is having no trouble with his creative writing.  Today, as he was doing his homework, he muttered, "I think … Continue reading Stifling creativity or shaping character?

What a difference a year makes…

Over Christmas, I noticed this post in my Facebook memories, and I was struck by the enormity of the change our family has been through since then.  What on earth made us do it? In December 2017, we came to Northern Ireland for our pre-Christmas holidays, before heading to the Netherlands for Christmas celebrations. I … Continue reading What a difference a year makes…