The period between Christmas and New Year is notorious for being a bit of a nothing time unless you are shopping in the sales. Perfect opportunity then for me to get writing. This is 3 blogs in one; a brief look back, a look ahead to the new year and a bit about my... Continue Reading →
With my birthday just days after Christmas, I have fallen into a 'tradition' of spending most of it looking back over the past year with regret. I celebrate with my family but when everyone is in bed I spend hours visiting the dark places in my mind and fill it with negative thoughts and... Continue Reading →
I have re-lived this moment over and over. The only way that I can describe it is to compare it to a Saturday night TV show that is just at the crucial point where the contestants find out who is going through to the next round and which loser is packing their bags and going home. There is always that ridiculously... Continue Reading →
My daughter is a beautiful, generous and loving young woman. She came into the world screaming and didn't really stop for 12 months. I never expected to have a baby girl and was not prepared with a name. One look at my husband's tear-stained face and Michael became Michaela. From that moment their incredible Father and Daughter bond was... Continue Reading →
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