This is what my living room looks like as I sit here and type: We are in the process of tearing out all of the old carpet and linoleum and replacing it with hardwood. It is messy work and most … Continue reading
The sales clerk slid my groceries over the scanner. I stared absently at the magazine covers: ‘Stars without Make-up’, ‘Guess Whose Cellulite’, ‘Beach Ready Bikini Bodies.’ ‘Would you like a hand out with your groceries, Miss?’ That one line snapped … Continue reading
PavlovaMud sweetened MotherSugar just a couple of days ago with a great post about first kisses. I’d been cooking a few ideas myself so am offering a savoury alternative for anyone who still has appetite for it.
While baking a cake last Thursday (yes, a cake) I heard a couple of stories on the radio about women and politics. Not women running for office, although I could definitely spend time talking about that right now, but women publically leveraging their roles as wives and nuns to advocate for gender equality. Forgive me but that was just too juicy to pass up! Continue reading
We’d arranged to meet in a dark bar in the middle of London to say our final goodbyes. I hadn’t seen him for weeks, maybe months. He looked great – younger, more vital, refreshed. I was a wreck. I still … Continue reading