Ruby

I miss you so much, more than you could ever imagine. You were the spark that have this home energy, and without it things around here are quite glum. But I know that’s in me. It’s not on you, you gave me everything you had over the last 7 years, and your memories are strong…

Council Tax

I’m people watching. Marc is here because of a council tax issue. Liverpool Council are trying to change him for the period over Xmas when we had a hobo in our flat. HOBO as I’ll call him had a habit of being kicked out of homes. And jobs it would seem. I’d call him Zebedee,…

Bloomin’ Sexy!!

A few weeks ago, during a visit to our old friends from Kuwait who are now in Devon, we were invited to a dinner party.  Well, more like we barged in on it in our typical last minute style…!  It was lovely, a blast from the past – in Kuwait our social life was focused…

The Pigeons

It’s time to start writing again. I’ve deleted FB from my phone… had a few issues with privacy. Well… actually the issues were with the app. It stopped working and wanted me to send a report giving permission for them to access my meta data etc. So I uninstalled it. And to reinstall it I…

Flying Visit to the Folks

I don’t know why, but every  photo I ever take of my mother seems to feature her face in her hands! Never mind. Just a flying visit this year, enough time to take the mama for a new hairstyle one day, and visit the brother another. It amazes me every time how fast kids grow…

Nana, I Love You Too x

Dear Nana, When I was with you and Mum in the conservatory, and I showed you the letter I wrote to dad, you told me it was a shame he didn’t get the letter when he was alive. Well, I’m really sorry I didn’t write the letter before it was too late, and I don’t…