"In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort." - J.R.R. Tolkien - The Hobbit I read this first in the 2nd grade. I love Tolkein.
It’s very hard to believe that nearly a year ago we were holidaying in Mexico. That whole trip, organised by my wonderful sister in-law, had a slightly unreal edge to it. I mean it is very out of character for us to be on holiday in May, let alone a holiday so far from home....Read More »