Category Archives: Love and Laughter

On being a furry grandmother…

Quite what came over me, I’ll never know… but it seemed like a good idea. I was wrapping my granddaughter’s birthday presents when it occurred to me… they were all all the princessy things which she loves, to play dressing-up. … Continue reading

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Being random – from the archives.

Another from the archives… Nick in a box My sons, it must be said, are a creative pair. Not necessarily in a traditional sense. One could call it the deliberate and creative lunacy of opportunism, otherwise referred to as ‘being … Continue reading

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May Day Magic

Today, I went for a walk with my son. Even writing that has me grinning from ear to ear. Let me say that again. I went for a walk with my son. The one who can’t walk… who hasn’t walked … Continue reading

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Writing the story

We had spent another of those weekends where, given a basic plan of action we deviated from it at almost every possible moment, either through an inability to find what we wanted, or following the trail of the gifts of … Continue reading

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