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#grief

  • Checking In

    Hey there!  It’s nearly a month since my last post, so I thought I’d check in and let you know how I’m going.   I’m not feeling my usual self just yet but I understand…

    September 10, 2020
  • Pouring coffee for coffee catch up

    Coffee catchup: Ageing Fears, Christmas and more!

    I felt like a casual chat and catch up with you all today. The Gorgeous 50’s series is nearly finished and I’m keen to get it all wrapped up and completed because it’s been…

    December 5, 2019
  • Women of Courage - my guest post as part of a series

    Women of Courage Series – my guest post

    A while back Denyse of Denyse Whelan Blogs asked me if I could contribute as part of her ‘Women of Courage’ series. My initial thought was … ‘but I’m not courageous‘!  I know many,…

    July 17, 2019
  • Dad, Father, Heaven, Birthday

    Happy Birthday Dad

    Happy Birthday Dad or as you would always say to me “many happy returns”!  I trust you receive my birthday wishes up there in heaven.  You would have been turning 88 today.  This is…

    November 1, 2018
  • curry, mild, sweet, mild sweet curry, dinner, food

    Taking Stock – March 2018

    It’s time for my first Taking Stock post for 2018.  I’ll be Taking Stock quarterly, just as I did last year, so the next Taking Stock posts will be in June, September and December. …

    March 22, 2018
  • Book Review: ‘Without My Mum’

    I met Leigh Van Der Horst (online) back in 2012 when I first started blogging.  She was one of the first bloggers I got to know.  My first blog was ‘MinsMash – my life…

    March 3, 2015