This new book is an absorbing, convincing read. I know nothing about the geography and politics of medieval Italy, or even modern Italy, yet this is a book whereby such previous knowledge is unnecessary. It is a brilliant read! The book follows the progress, trials and tribulations of the Borgia family who lived and effectively … More Blood and Beauty – Sarah Dunant’s book of the Borgias
At long last it’s harvest time- it may well be over a 2 week period in the Parish Church… no doubt details will follow…but in our garden we are busy harvesting blackcurrants, gooseberries and new potatoes. Last week HM was asked to pick red currants – which he eventually did – except that this week … More Sacred Hearts….and fruits!