I like strawberries. They are the best fruit. Everyone else in my family likes them too. My three year old son and baby daughter shovel them in, staining their faces and clothes with red juice in their frenzy to consume them. The thing is they’re pretty expensive, and you don’t get many in a punnet, […]Read More Why I’m going to eat the strawberries
You are one of a kind. A prolific lady of letters. The post office, numerous banks and anyone to do with that bloody tram were all unfortunate enough to be on the receiving end of “one of your letters”.Read More Mama
You were the only person I knew that never had sliced bread. Always a crusty, white loaf which you cut with an electric bread knife. “How many slices duck? Thick or thin?”Read More Grandpa
When I look back on the summer of 2018 I imagine it will be with a nostalgic smile. So why am I looking forward to an end to this heatwave?Read More Summer days
It’s been one month since we became a family of four. In the whirlwind of those first four weeks, this is what I’ve realised about being a parent to a toddler and a newborn.Read More Double trouble? Five things I’ve learnt since having a second child.
“There are no ordinary lives”. — Ken BurnsRead More An Ordinary Life