Sometimes you have one of those weeks where life seems to conspire against you. By the end of the week you feel done in; defeated.
The very lovely Mummy Tries tagged me in this meme, months (and months) ago! I thought it was about time I answered her interesting questions…
This is the first photograph of my complete family. Taken in hospital when the wee girl was only a few hours old.
I hadn’t noticed the Vogue ’73 things…’ thing, not being one to read Vogue! But, I’ve enjoyed reading the ’73 Questions’ meme on several of my favourite blogs, so I thought I would join in. It took me longer to answer than I thought it would!
I wrote a post recently that was the truth; in all its boring, mundane glory. No exaggeration, no embellishment. It was a factual retelling of a particularly frustrating part of my day.
Are you present; right here, right now? It’s a loaded question isn’t it? I want to say yes, but the truth is that often I’m not.
It’s no secret that I’ve been struggling a bit recently. The weather, illness. It’s been tough going. I have found it very difficult to find the positive.
If I’ve heard the phrase you forget how tiny they were once, I’ve heard it a thousand times. But, you really do forget.
Those who read my post about the first time I left my eldest for a few hours will know that I attended the wedding of a good friend when my son was 6 weeks old. What I didn’t mention in that post was that the wedding was in Northern Ireland. We were living in Edinburgh …
As I have trudged through this epic month of snow I have found myself thinking about perspective. A lot. As an adult navigating day to day life, with the added bonus of eight feet of snow, it can be hard to find the positive.