Monthly Archives: September 2016


When you get a message from your kids that life is tough in one way or another, all you want to do is help and I was in the middle of cleaning out the ensuite cupboard deciding whether I should … Continue reading

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Trish Trash

You don’t get the nick name ‘Trish Trash’ for no reason. I was a hoarder from toddlerhood apparently and Mum recounted many times how when they moved from the bottom house, to the top farm house the amount of magpie … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Them

The Birthday Girls They were turning sixty, having a masquerade party and we were invited. I’m so close to that age myself… and yet it sounds ancient. I hadn’t really had time to think about the masquerade bit till the … Continue reading

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