Dear Mam, Happy Birthday. Today we should be celebrating with you as you turn 60 but we’re not. The Universe went a bit nuts you see and took you from us. It’s not fair. We miss you. We could do with you here now. I need you, the boys need you and L. really needs… Continue reading On Your Birthday
Yes, I interviewed my children! This is completely inspired by a recent post from Kate Takes 5 where Kate asked her son this selection of 23 questions. I asked two of my children the questions; actually, I asked all five, but the answers I’m sharing are from my 13-year-old and 5-year-old. My three older kids… Continue reading Interview with the Children!
I never thought I’d see the day when I’d be writing this but nothing lasts forever and the circle of life really isn’t very big at all. Grandad was one of those men who was always there, even when he wasn’t. The milk jug would be on the table waiting for him to come in for… Continue reading Time to say Goodbye
Saturday started with a quick trip to town with my smallest girl. There were two missions, hers was to get cake, just for her, from our favourite bakery, Rake of Cakes. Mine was to get her shoes for school. Both missions were successfully completed. Saturday evening we went to the beach for an hour. We… Continue reading Weekend in Picture 31/07/17
I can’t remember the last time I felt so emotional. I was always going to feel emotional of course, it’s not every day your little sister, your only sister, gets married. She planned the whole day herself, took charge of everything. Along with her now husband, they left no stone unturned and produced the most… Continue reading Before She Said ‘I Do’