Category: Personal

Dear Diary: Locked Down

Dear Diary: Locked Down

So, the UK has now been on lockdown for three weeks. Or has it been three months? No, wait, I’ve got it.…

A letter to me on my 34th birthday

A letter to me on my 34th birthday

Dear Stacey So, how’s that new blog schedule working out for you?  As a casual observer, it feels like nothing is ever…

A Letter to Miss Mess on her 9th Birthday

A Letter to Miss Mess on her 9th Birthday

Ok, so maybe it’s the day after…. OK, so maybe it’s the day after the day after the day after your 9th…

A Letter to Mini Mess on her 4th Birthday

A Letter to Mini Mess on her 4th Birthday

Dear Mini Mess, It’s 10:27pm so this post is just going to fall on your birthday.  Just.  Everyone else is in bed…

A Letter to Miss Mess on your 7th birthday

A Letter to Miss Mess on your 7th birthday

Dear Miss Mess You’ll notice that I’ve changed the title since last year, from Moogle to Miss Mess.  That’s because you’re definitely…

Blogmas Day 12 – Last Christmas…

Blogmas Day 12 – Last Christmas…

Last Christmas never really felt like Christmas.  I mean, we went through the motions.  The tree went up, the presents were wrapped,…

A letter to Moogle on your 6th birthday

A letter to Moogle on your 6th birthday

Dear Moogle (Although you tell me not to call you that any more!) Firstly, sorry that this post is a day late…

Dear Diary: About marriage

Dear Diary: About marriage

Tomorrow is my parents’ wedding anniversary. 35 glorious years, eh mum and dad? It hasn’t always been smooth sailing. They’re had their…

Keeping Up Appearances

Keeping Up Appearances

“There’s a face that we wear in the cold light of day – It’s society’s mask, it’s society’s way, And the truth…

Dear Diary: Under the weather

Dear Diary: Under the weather

I suppose the post title kinda says it all… For the past week and a half, I’ve been fighting off a particularly…