A milestone and the best testimonial

Today, it is an anniversary. A milestone of sorts. An achievement worthy of recognition. Today, I celebrate having been a Mum for eleven years. Ironically, it is also my eldest son’s 11th birthday! Who’d’ve guessed it! I’m proud to announce that no one has died, been abducted, or broken a…

That'll need more explanation

This post is dedicated to the lovely – albeit geeky and not-sure-how-they-ended-up-inmy-life-but-glad-they-did – Pete Aldin and Alana Murray Phillips. I hope they like it. It’s all they’re getting from me for their birthdays this year. A Family Day was planned, thus the morning was filled with some mayhem. Mostly convincing…

The Lego Void and Mind Melds

Of course, it all started with a friend sending me a photo of her son, smiling beautifully and holding up a picture he’d done … and all I notice is the Thomas the Tank Engine shirt he is wearing, even though it’s mostly obscured by the picture and is seriously…