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My Life Dealing With Other Peoples' Shit

I thought, as I reached my ‘golden years’, that I would have less to deal with. Sadly, another myth gone up in flames. But I guess I asked for it by offering refuge for my adult children when they asked for a place to stay. 727 more words


"We have met the enemy and he is us."

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of thinking. That’s not true, (I always do a lot of thinking) but I’ve been paging through this awesome book called… 978 more words

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There Was a Time...

My dad gave my husband some advice when we were newly married. He said that we should buy a one bedroom house. When we had a child, add a second bedroom, when we had another child, add another bedroom….and so on. 529 more words

Changing of The Guard

Gill  has been kept up to date with things here through Skype and emails and her visit at Christmas. She was aware, of course, that with L’il Sis, The Pig (beagle) and Crazy D taking up residency with me, things had changed. 697 more words


The Mother Ship

I love a good cult. They’re ever so comforting. You really know where you stand with an organisation like that. And the fact that a cult is organised is, if you are a regular reader of this blog and understand that organisation at The Mom’s is a four-letter word, rather appealing. 699 more words


Say What?

There’s a tricky condition called “mother deafness”. This normally occurs when teenaged and dare I mention “Boomerang Kids”, appear incapable of hearing anything their  766 more words

Discourses Of Ageing

Humour Takes a Holiday

Those of you who follow this blog regularly will know that Gill is here for a holiday, some rest and quiet. Having said that, I don’t know why she thinks she will get peace and/or quiet here. 209 more words