It’s been a hectic week. Yer man had a minor op, and in his haste to prove he was not sick and in need of no care whatsoever he decided to… Fix our phone…which wasn’t broken, but is now Mess with the modem…which left us four days without internet. However all is now good with … More There I am in the paper #42.
Here is a Valentines day post I first wrote three years ago remembering fondly the man who taught me what love meant… For you Dad.xx This morning I woke and as usual I paid very little attention to Valentines Day. However within minutes of getting up I was embarrassed into remembering it’s not just about … More Remembering my first true love.
I have four children and was there at the birth of each so am fairly sure they are definitely mine, however sometimes I look at them and wonder, ‘where did I get her?’ The other day one of my daughters was speaking about booking a holiday and it reminded me of how different I was … More Who me?
Just a quick post tonight, but it’s a real treat. Please listen to this. It’s a beautiful song written and performed by Jess. The song is called Christmas’79. It is songwriting and singing at it’s best. Why you may wonder am I asking you to watch a random singer/songwriter? Well I’m not. This is Jess, … More Love everlasting
I have a lovely partner, my husband of twenty two years, and four wonderful children. However I have a secret love. I have kept this secret love, for as long as I have known my husband. It is not a conventional love, and certainly not one I often speak of. This love of mine is … More Confession. I have a secret love.
We never know when it will happen, and for many of us we wonder and hope when it does, that it will be a good experience. Will she be happy? Will the love be a two way street? What about us, will we her parents be forgotten? In the past few months I have watched, … More Watching my daughter fall in love.
What does it mean to be “in love”? From the earliest age we speak about it. We read to our children, fairy tales which finish with the line, “And they lived happily every after”. We speak of love at first sight, or falling in love. We ache to hear the words, “I love you”. However … More Am I “in love?”.