Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a commercial day. Yet the first Mother’s Day I celebrated as a new Mum was special. And every time that a card arrives for this day makes it special again. I’d like to share the card that came this year. It’s not covered in flowers, or filled with sappy sentiment – but… Continue reading Mother’s Day


I’m a mother – above all other things.

I’m a mother. For twenty-one years those three words were the first thing I said when asked about myself. I always followed my name with, ------‘s mother. With both children out of home now I am concentrating more on myself. But it’s hard. When someone does something I regard as detrimental to one of my… Continue reading I’m a mother – above all other things.