A Mother’s Day Cuppa

I'm not a fan of Mother's Day.  Too commercial, too contrived.  I always wished my Mum happy Mother's Day and would usually try and remember to put a card in the post, but I think some years it probably arrived on the Monday.  And even when my own kids came along, I have to say … Continue reading A Mother’s Day Cuppa

Mid-term blues

I've not blogged for a while.  Everything upside down here as we're getting various jobs done on the house.  Having reached the conclusion that we're not going to be moving any time soon, we decided it was worth making the kind of improvements which won't add any value to the place but will make living … Continue reading Mid-term blues