There was a Crooked Lady, with a Crooked House

The last time I saw my Uncle was 17 years ago.  I was in college, doing a Bachelors Degree in Education with English and Technology; and my uncle was on a visit from Canada.  He doesn’t visit his childhood home very often, because it isn’t the same as it was when he was younger. The…

Thanks Joy, I love you x x x

Hey there, I just had one of those “How do I know you” FB tasks from my niece, and it got me to reflecting on families, and how little we generally appreciate them. I don’t see mine very much, largely because I moved overseas when I was 23, and never went back.  Well, not for…

My Mum Laughed at my Wedding Dress, so I Took It Off.

January 4th rolled around, and we woke up with the crack of dawn, at about 8.30am.  As planned.  With a cup of tea brought by my mother, who always brings us a cup of tea when we stay.  It started as a joke when I ordered it, and said our maid brings us one every…