Monthly Archives: August 2018


For Imogen

You, our firstborn are getting married in a little under two weeks. As is the tradition, my husband as father of the bride will get to give the wedding speech whilst I look on silently, as you know this isn’t a usual habit of mine. We never had speeches at our wedding so my experience [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Thankfully, safe!

Last night I was woken from my sleep by my son Tom yelling at me that the house was on fire. The memory, still like a “flashbulb” moment was terrifying. We rushed downstairs in our nightclothes and after shutting the door to the integrated garage (the seat of the fire),  I picked up the phone [...]

By | August 9th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments