One of the things I love about blogging, maybe the first thing I love about blogging, are the connections we make with the people behind the blogs. I love the randomness, the silly and the serious, the excuses to connect. I'm answering these random questions because Becca and Gloria wanted to know my answers to … Continue reading Not So Random Connections
Hello! Picture it: A relaxed but working writer on her laptop in a coffeeshop. Sipping coffee and eating a complicated but delicious sandwich. Inspired by the coffee shop music of various conversations punctuated by random laughter and maybe some tears. Inspired by her coffee and her complicated but delicious sandwich. Setting the scene out the … Continue reading Where Everybody Knows Your Name?
I had words for today. But then this photo happened, and then I decided there are no more words for today. Just love and bubbles. Now, go read a book.
Yesterday was our wedding anniversary. If you've been following along you may know that Neil wasn't actually home for it, but he's back today. And the house is happy again. Now. I'm quite fond of complaining saying my husband is decidedly unromantic. Today, this happened. 12.30ish. 'Mumma, what are you doing?' 'I'm calling your father. And … Continue reading These Are The Hands
A conversation with Isla (not even, but nearly 3) had me in happy-tears yesterday. Isla: This snack is delicious. Me: What else is delicious? Isla: You are! Me: No, you are. Isla: But I made you. Me: I think you'll find, I made you. Isla: We made each other, Mummy. … Continue reading Well, We Kinda Did.
OK, so this actually just happened. Isla: I love you. And your wheelchair. You're my wheelchair Mummy. I don't want another Mummy. Mummy, are you sad? Me: No. Isla: Why you crying? Me: Because I'm happy. Isla: What? Me: Because I'm happy. Isla: What? Me: Because I love you very much. Isla: Yeah, I love … Continue reading This Is How They Get You
I've wanted to update my About Me page for AGES. Or four years. Because somehow, I'm now 36. Even stranger, my fiance has been my husband for nearly four years. And the tiny human we made is now very tall and seventeen, nearly three years old. They are awesome people and I'm glad we get … Continue reading Home