Long ago, a song with cute lyrics got stuck in my head. Something about when you smile, the world smiles with you and when you cry, you cry alone. I can't remember the song any more. It was old when I heard it, although it seems to have left its mark on me. In searching… Continue reading Who’s laughing?
I'm sorry for the mess. I wanted to tidy up before you arrived, but honestly, I didn't know where to start. The renovations we attempted were a disaster. Not sure if you're going to be able to fix the hole in the roof your granddad made. Or if the extensions we built after the second… Continue reading Dear Millenials
I started a blog back in 2010 and had a lot of fun, made a heap of friends and wrote a fair few posts. Life got busy, as it always does, and my blog became the beloved friend I adore but don't visit often enough. A couple of days ago, I thought I'd better get… Continue reading The Journey Begins – Again
To say I love my kid is the understatement of the century. I've nurtured him, protected him, fussed and worried about him. I've moved from inner city to country and halfway back again because I thought it would be in his best interest. I've chosen schools that were way more than I could afford as a… Continue reading Was I too cautious?