24 November 2011 ~ 4 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving to you all! Here’s a list of things my husband Corey and I are thankful for, by Sarah Downing and Corey King

Biscuit, our fluffy ginger daughter. When we first came to Düsseldorf, it was after months of uncertainty because Corey was living and working in both the US and Germany. After over a year, he was finally given an assignment exclusively in Germany and so we were able to move to more permanent accommodation. At this […]

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18 December 2010 ~ 2 Comments

A Busy Household

Dad said don’t Mum said do And my sister hopped around Like a silly kangaroo The baby cried My brother sang And mum went off with a very loud bang

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13 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments


I wrote this poem to celebrate the birth of my lovely little niece Abigail-Charlotte Good things come to those who wait Like this card because it’s late Like this baby Abigail The stork, he brought her with the mail And how her parents did rejoice For she had given their wish a voice!

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16 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Lonely Christmas

This was written one Christmas several years ago when I was feeling both sad and happy about spending Christmas on my own. I was sad because people tend to spend the festive season together, but happy because it was strangely liberating to know that I didn’t have to be one of those people who is […]

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