Happy Easter! 

The first, in 22 years, without my babies. My eldest is with his partner. My other two are with their dad. Have been since 12.06 on Friday. Will not be home until tomorrow afternoon (time not specified). I’m not sure if it’s a product of my counselling sessions – which I’m loving, so pleased I…

What a difference a year makes…

One year today!!! So much has changed. Most of it for the better. Today, I am focusing on the joy in my life. On the things I am so grateful for. On the love that surrounds me.  I’m counting my blessings, rather than my woes. The power of thinking positively wins again. Yay! I am…

Christmas is coming…

Two more sleeps. But there’s not the usual excitement build up. For any of us. The children are upset because they will not be with me. They go to Ex on Friday and will come home around 3pm on Christmas Day. Ex insisted. It’s his weekend with them and business should proceed as usual. There’s…

Caught out

I have been quiet for the last few weeks because I’m currently having an odd time. I’ve written a few posts. Published one. Quickly deleted it. Because I wasn’t ready for full disclosure. And details are required, a necessity I would say, to properly convey the impact of recent events. In brief. The last few…

The Dog Days are Over

One year today since I moved back to the UK and started flying solo. Ten months today since the bomb. What a journey. So many milestones. I am so proud of how far I have come. Going through something as monumentally life-changing as divorce teaches you so much about yourself. This journey has taught me…

Two down, one to go

My darling daughter is poorly sick. Poor baby. But this means an unexpected day off work. A chance to reflect, think, and blog whilst she sleeps off the fever. A rare treat these days. Every cloud has a silver lining and all that. October is hurtling by. Thank goodness. The month I’ve been dreading. The…