Monday, July 11, 2011

Some good news at last...!

15000 rioting people
100's of riot police
tear gas hanging in the air for hours,
two days of transport strike!

Did I say good news?!!!

Well yes...

 despite all the carrying on in Athens 
our beautiful  Harry
ignored it all
and he and his team
played wonderfully and he brought home 
a bronze medal
from the
World Special Olympics!

His parents, sister, aunt and Gregoir
all braved the elements to watch
him play.

Papa would have been soooooo proud!

and as usual you continue to amaze me
with your sporting abilities,
your sportsmanship,
your team spirit,
your indomitable spirit and your 
truly wonderful sense of humour.
You enrich my life Harry
 and I love you very much



  1. The most wonderful good news! Well done to your Harry, I can see why you would be so proud, Julienne! ~ Txx

  2. Bravo, Harry!! Wonderful news for everyone - that's some determination!

  3. Hats off to Harry! I can see why this news would break your radio silence.

    I think of you often and hope you are healing.

    with love, Jane

  4. Wonderful news, indeed! Congratulations, Harry, on a job well done!

  5. this is great news!!

    and i miss you too. xx

  6. Dearest Julienne,

    This post revealed a lot; in-between the lines... Papa would have been soooo proud! Are you speaking about your husband? Sorry to learn about his loss.
    But indeed, Harry made your heart sing and for sure Papa watched him from heaven.
    With Jane, I also wish you a healing time and may this all be some balm to your soul!
    A big hug and lots of love,

  7. Haz played amazingly! And caught a wicked catch that Gregoir also caught on camera!! Yay! xxx

  8. vintage pink princessJuly 14, 2011 at 7:17 PM

    It was one of the most amazing experiences we have ever had! I am such a proud Mother. Thank you Noni for expressing it so you always do. xxxxx

  9. Hats off to Harry!...congratulations!..and good to know that all is well for him too!

  10. Celebration and joy in the midst of chaos! I'm glad you found the important thing to pay attention to!

  11. Congratulations to Harry, well done. An exciting and proud acheivement. I have been thinking of you and hope you are going ok. My best wishes to you. Take care.
    Rebecca xo

  12. How did I miss this! I am hopeless! A huge high five to Harry, and to all who love and support him. And who's proud of who? I'm sure that being proud equation works in all sorts of combinations:)

  13. Julienne ma belle!

    Thank GOD he is safe! The world is an unsafe place, but our hearts are the only refuge we can keep each other away from harm. Thank you for your words of encouragement. Have a lovely day! Anita

  14. Julienne, how exciting!! Congrats to Harry!! A huge achievement. We must celebrate the good things in life!


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  15. Hello,
    I visited your blog today. I saw you on Castles, Crowns, and Cottages. I have to say, I adore your name, as that is my oldest daughter's middle name. Your blog has alot of creative ideas, including recipes that my girls can try out. We just started a new blog, and we would love it if you could visit us and follow. I would enjoy coming back to visit with you and seeing your wonderful ideas. Hope to hear from you, and have a lovely Sunday.
    ~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

  16. That is so wonderful! What an incredible achievement! You must be shouting it from the rooftops! Rachaelxx

  17. I know that I'm two months late commenting on this post, but this is beautiful!

  18. Where is the new post you promised me Mama??? xxx


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