The weather could not have been better for this year’s Festival of Speed at the Goodwood Estate.
The Goodwood Festival of Speed began on one of the nicest summer weekends of 2013 in the South East of England so far. It would appear we’ve become quintessentially British, opening with the well worn topic of the weather. But it was indeed
We took an overnight trip to Suffolk for a friend’s wedding and got to check out the picturesque villages of Lavenham, Long Melford, and Bury St. Edmunds.
‘Dammit Jim, I’m a Pastry Chef, not a Transportation Packaging Expert!’
Our goddaughter has started to dabble in gymnastics. Like everything she enjoys, she turns out to be quite good at it. Some think it has to do with fearlessness and confidence, I just think it’s further proof of her natural perfection.
Auntie P can roll you a Marzipanda or Glitter Dusted Fairies, but the biggest challenge to date has been transporting delicate sugar creations 6,000 miles. Bubble Wrap broke paws and ears. Packing peanuts broke Mickey and Minnie arms. Three kilos of dried cous cous might have worked if Dubai Customs were a little more trusting, but the tiny fairy wings perished. This year armed with a new rock solid sugar putty, a pair of egg crate foam squares, and a dexterous pair of foam carving scissors – we had better luck. Earless sausage dogs were expected, but at least the gymnasts survived.
Happy Birthday Darling!
…is cold, but not nearly as chilly as London has been, so we were happy to get away.