Happy Mosaic Easter!

If you happen to be an Easter sort then I want to wish you a very Happy Mosaic Easter and if, like me, you are in the Orthodox world, then my Happy Easter extends to next Sunday when we celebrate Easter a week later. We always spend Easter on Pelion, …

Choose a theme word.

Theme word for 2014. There is a blogger out there in Canada who suggests that we should choose a theme word to represent the year ahead. I love the idea. A word, rather than a list of resolutions, seems like a much better way of doing things. Concentrates the mind, …

Merry Christmas

Here’s a nice, calm sober mosaic from Amasya Museum in Turkey of partridges in an apple tree to wish you a merry Christmas. But let’s be under no illusions as to how you will really feel: