Has it come to this?

My mother called a little while ago. She’d just finished a conversation with my uncle (her brother), who suggested that – it might help me out financially, and… it would allow her to spend more time with her grand kids, if….. …we moved in together. I’m beyond words….. Advertisements

Living Vicariously – Conversations with my Mother…#249

So I took my Facebook profile down a couple of weeks ago. No biggie, just having a FB break as spending a bit too much time stuffing around on there when I really need to be doing other things.  Miss my buddies SO much (my gorgeous buddies who are interstate) but needed to just get some … More Living Vicariously – Conversations with my Mother…#249

A Conversation with My Mother #136

I wish my mum had never joined Facebook, and I’m kicking myself for telling her to join.  She stalks my profile every night and interrogates me later about things she just doesn’t ‘get’.  Subsequently, I’ve stopped posting anything bloody interesting on my regular profile and had to start a separate ‘Fifi’ profile. Another one who’s … More A Conversation with My Mother #136


My daughter is awesome, and growing up into such a beautiful young lady, both inside and out. We don’t get a lot of ‘mummy/daughter’ time these days.  She’s usually occupied with friends either in person on online. But we do get some special time. Lately, more often than not, that time has been in the … More MUMisms


In a crazy, noisy room full of bellowing uncles, cackling aunts and screaming kids… …he gently pushes my hair behind my ear and smiles down at me. Bliss. PS – shut UP