It’s been all things ballet tutus and tears this week in more ways than one. Peedie Smiler, the second grandchild of Orkney Beef turned one in the week and as usual was all smiles, for her party(s) plural and cake. She was 5 weeks premature but soon caught up taking her from this
But for now I send simultaneous thanks and apologies to Miss T for my son’s embarrassing and very loud mispronunciation of the word crocodile in his first year at school, … More School’s Out Forever
There are many reasons why I write this blog. It all started with people encouraging me to do so, and as I enjoy entertaining people through writing I thought I would give it a go. I’ve received loads of really lovely comments and messages over the last couple of years and I appreciate every single one … More My Week In Pictures – Gardening, Solitude, Friendship and Hope.
There’s a new me emerging. It feels painstakingly slow but it’s definitely permanent and people are beginning to comment on a regular basis which for me, makes it all worthwhile. It all started when I decided to go swimming The Struggle of a Wannabe Mermaid last August. I quickly got the swimming bug and before long I had … More My Week In Pictures – Keep Moving Forwards
I’m only too aware of the beauty and harshness of nature as these little balls of cuteness begin their battle to survive. A farmer once told me that if you have sheep, you spend your whole life trying to keep them alive while they spend their whole life trying to die. I don’t know how true that is but I hope the weather warms up and keeps them smiling. … More My Week In Pictures – Spring, At Last!
According to the worldwide internet (so it must be true) It’s tell a lie day. Heaven only knows why. There has to be a something for every day of the year. In fact, there are several things per day to ‘celebrate’ probably to make money for someone higher up the food chain than me. The … More To Tell The Truth….
*Sounds aging mother facing up to growing up kids and looking back on 25 years parenting gushing tripe klaxon* Don’t say I didn’t warn you…. A few weeks ago I managed to tug at the heartstrings with my post The Empty(ing) Nest and I’m possibly like to tug at them again. As I type I am just … More My Week In Pictures – Looking Back