An addicts phase

My friend Anne Marie has been writing and showing me her poems for months now. I sat down and wrote this out and she’s encouraged me to share it, so here goes… Tattered wings peeking out Strong shoulders hunched in Knees pulled up Head low down wondering No space, no way past an addicts phase … Continue reading

Silly little details

It came as a shock when I met with two friends and our children at the soft play last weekend. I haven’t physically been near him for a year. I couldn’t believe it when she told me her youngest is now one. These two friends are our mutual friends and we had been meaning to … Continue reading

The blogging world

I started this blog around the time that I found out I was pregnant with my second child. At the time I was really ill and had just moved in to a women’s refuge. I needed something to keep my mind busy, something creative to do that didn’t take up any energy or need any … Continue reading

Ahar m’hearties

  The Little’un came through at 6.50am. We have had a few days off nursery as I’ve not felt up to the nursery run. She always gets up early on the days that we are not going anywhere. The days we’ve to be up and out the door early she will still be curled up … Continue reading

Cubby kit review

How many times has your child come running up to you with a crafty project that they’ve found in a magazine or seen on telly? There is an ongoing joke in our family about me, craft projects and Art Attack. My mum actually said that my life at the moment, which is filled with creative … Continue reading