Forgetting Oma Ostpreussen

(From my memoir ‘to Paris for lunch’) I feel very honoured to have been asked to publish more tales about my family, so here is another one: My Father’s parents’ house was always such a busy place when we all came to visit, especially when it was Oma Erna's birthday. We would arrive with a … Continue reading Forgetting Oma Ostpreussen

A Prussian Tale

Here's a little winter's tale. I'm celebrating the festive period with my friends and family so I'll be back on Jan 7th. I hope you all have a fabulous break and my best wishes for 2017. My Father’s parents came from East Prussia. Their childhood could not have been more different to mine. In fact, … Continue reading A Prussian Tale