Yesterday we took Josh for lunch at the Kings Head in LLanrhaedr, next door to were lived 25 years ago. Somewhere very close to were we live now- but as on a side road, we just drive past usually. But felt like a trip down memory lane- as my mum would often take me and … More Catching up with Josh yesterday
Hours, days have been engrossed in the past. I have fallen into the trap of searching on a ancestry site- searching for a ‘One ‘relatives details. Then the next thing I find days have past- entwined in a family web of relatives. Learning about those who never reach their twenty’s or those who disappear even … More digging up the past
What a busy few week- Not busy in most peoples lives- but more than usual that happens in mine. Especially as we have driven as far as Cheshire twice in last fortnight. First time I’ve been home ( home as in where I grew up ) for at least 9mths. had a great reunion with … More Friends and family
And so Harvey mentioned on the phone the other day as he has to go to India with work did I have a list of his immunisations he’d had over the years, So I thought I would put my hand on this info straight away. But No. The baby book where I’d kept everything jotted … More Digging about in the desk
Starting with my tooth or rather lack of it. I mentioned I had lost a front tooth- still trying to get it sorted.Julian took me back to the dentist this week for an impression. The previous night I wasn’t concentrating ( my usual state) and yet again put moisturiser on the tooth brush instead of … More the old and the new
Quick karokee before we set off for a week in Worcester. Take a peep out of the window 1st morning at our cottage at dawn & see duck with 5 ducklings crossing the lawn. By the time I find my phone to snap the procession- they’ve waddled away into the pond! so just snap the … More Birthday break
But if you don’t do things when you think about them . Things just get busy and forgot, 🧐so as I’m on a go slow few days ( suspected UTI) thought I’d upload some memories from my old photo albums re Josh 30th on 6th Aug 😍 Love the ones when he was small at … More I know it’s too early …….
There aren’t many milestones in Josh’s life. He didn’t pass his A Levels, or his Degree ( as didn’t take any). Didn’t pass his diving test- nor likely to ever take it. He hasn’t got engaged- or married. So many milestones in life we all take for granted- just miss his radar. Missed all that … More Countdown to Josh’s 30th b’day
I’ve not managed to look in the cupboard above my bed since my Stroke at Xmas. But yesterday whilst I was searching for something to send Harvey in Australia- I came across a plastic bag. Christmas presents hidden away last year for Julian. Because of the turmoil at Christmas. Feeling so poorly in between hospitals … More Looking in the cupboard- what did I find
The weather was slightly chilly- but not too cold to stop Josh going in the hot tub daily. We had booked it a year ago. A house rather than a bungalow- but I stayed downstairs. No problems. Previous 3 weeks have been slightly chaotic ; Julians mum having to go by ambulance twice within 4 … More and breathe……..