Whenever we are going away; I herd clothes as they either come off the ironing pile or Mt Foldmore, to the spare room. I also add ‘stuff’; spare chargers, tea, coffee, gluten free food. I’ve just been grocery shopping and picked up some snacks for the flights, as I’ve got form of getting delayed back … More I’m not ready for this
This is the bit I hate. When people do the head tilt and say ‘I’m sorry.’ Both of us feeling inadequate because we have no language for grief any more. In a way, I’m glad I’ve changed jobs. I now sit in an office with ten people, instead of over a hundred. I don’t think … More I don’t know what to say
I slept ok, didn’t do the time-honoured thing of waking up because I thought I’d over sleep. We’d packed lunches the night before, which I’m about to do now before I head off to bed, which really helped us get out the house in one piece. Not least because a massive weather front blew up … More First day jitters
My boy has gone on to brighter and better things, but sent a beautiful email to J for him to read out yesterday. Yes, I’m blowing my own trumpet a bit, No I don’t care. I’m so proud to have worked for and with Matt. Dear J I write on this very poignant occasion, to … More What BossMan sent for yesterday
I’m three weeks, four days post op and I’m not doing too much, I promise. Don’t stress but when a friend saw me this morning, she said I was walking round looking like I’d never had surgery at all. I was dropping Peanut into school, via a coffee shop to get a wet, dirty chai … More Is that all?
To be fair, this Open Mosque Day was on my radar to take Archie to today as soon as Hubs said he wanted the afternoon ‘off’ to watch the Grand Prix coverage and lead up. Learning about us all, are part of Archie’s ‘human’ lessons; seperate from his Maths, Science, English and Italian school lessons. … More Islamic Council Victoria – Mosque Open Day
i’ve got no idea where this will take me. but i need to write it out, so here we go. raw, real, honest and wondering WTF happened? typos R us and all. needless to say, i’m better now than i was yesterday… yesterday i was sat near the front of a staff meeting, my laugh … More Sitting squarely in anxiety and shame