It was one of those weeks! Frequent tantrums, fights about breakfast and school assignments not finished. Getting stuck in traffic, with deadlines looming larger than the truck you are stuck behind. Afternoon rush from ballet to swimming, soccer to extra maths, all with a grumpy toddler in tow. The husband down with man flu and the geyser breaking and no hot water. After a week like this, a glass of red wine is just not going to cut it.
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A short couple of weeks ago, it was Mother’s Day. I wipe my eyes and suddenly it is nearly Father’s Day. I was spoilt on Mother’s Day with breakfast in bed and a few special gifts. It was a wonderful day that I could spend with my family. Now it is my turn to celebrate the amazing father that John is. I looked around for special items that will make him realize how special he is to us. Items that convey how much we appreciated him. One of my favorite places to look for personalized gifts is Netflorist.
After a relaxing holiday, 2016 started with new opportunities. And a chance to try out more whisky and cheese pairings. During December 2015, Checkers brought out a new cheese brochure, which I read from end to end. It had all kinds of amazing cheese ideas and I kept it for further inspiration. The front page had a picture of the cutest little Ile de France Brie cheeses. You might say that Brie cheese should not be described as cute, but when you see these little delicate Ile de France morsels, you would agree.