Motherhood

Time To Say Goodbye

It’s been an emotional fortnight in Teacup house.  After 8 wonderful years, my gorgeous boy finally left primary school. To mark the occasion, there was a fabulous play, an emotional mass and a wonderful party.  In short, his last week in…

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Thrills

Our New Bathroom

When I first started looking for a house to buy last year following my separation, I was rather worried.  House prices had increased and availability in our area had de-creased.  I was petrified that I wouldn’t get back onto the…

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Motherhood

Hey Jude

Like many people, I count my blessings every day and pray for my loved ones to stay healthy, happy and safe.  But sometimes……that isn’t enough. Sometimes the unthinkable happens. For me, the most unthinkable, unimaginable thing would be for my…

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Alopecia

BE-YOU-TIFUL

Last week I posted this picture on Instagram.  It received over a hundred and fifty likes and comments in the space of a few days. You can see the post here.  They were messages full of support, encouragement and love.…

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Thrills

She dreamed impossible dreams & created her own …

I’ve been trying to write this post for a few weeks now but life has been so busy lately, I keep getting side tracked.  We’ve been in our new house for nearly two months and most of my time and…

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Every time I hear of someone visiting a country I want to go to, I am full of wistfulness, like a physical ache or an itch that I just really need to scratch. It's time I stopped wishing and started doing. As the creator of this new life of mine, surely it’s up to me and me alone, to make it happen?