We had attempted to visit Hilary & Pete in the UK a number of times, and it just didn't work out.
We ended up flying over in December to spend Christmas with the entire family.
It was typical miserable British weather, grey, rain, windy and cold but it was just wonderful to visit with the entire
Tom came over from Berlin. Sophie & Adam and their new baby Heidi were in the finishing stages of a remodel of a
house they bought in the summer.
We went in to London one day. We took advantage of the only day it wasn't pouring down with rain. We visited the
National Gallery, saw the Norwegian pine tree in Trafalgar Square, and walked down Regent Street taking in the
Most of all it was visiting time, filled with good food, and lots and lots of laughter.