Friday, February 25, 2011
It's been a stressful week: worrying about the people of Christchurch, my brother-in-law and his family and very good friends in particular and waiting to be able to talk to them.
Having the kids at home with colds, coming down with one myself and trying to maintain a sense of calm and control despite wanting to break down in tears any second of the day.
OH ("other half") getting ready for the start of the uni year AND his product launch! AND his birthday!
So, today, after a quiet and fruitful day the family is having a round of herbal teas: Peppermint for the boys and Chamomile variations for the girls! For some inexplicable reason I find that totally cute and worth treasuring.
And here's the cake, my version of Black Forest Gateau: