We have just given away a sofa and two chairs. Suddenly, there is need for a Furlong family event. The number of people to cater for and seat gets bigger every year.
But inspiration arrived in the nick of time. We have very comfortable garden chairs – they even have cushions! So we will bring them inside. They are light enough for Mr Furlong’s heart to cope with and I find them easy to move around alone. Everyone will have a seat.
And to take the pressure off the kitchen in which Mr Furlong is king, we are having a family “soup kitchen”. There is Seafood Chowder, home made by Mr Furlong and Cream of Mushroom Soup.
But the REAL TREAT for the Furlong family is the crispy Baguette, dripping with butter, that Mr Furlong is going to serve with it. None of the Furlong’s eat bread except on very special occasions…