In 1998 the Goo Goo Dolls released a song called “Iris” – it was used on the film “City of Angels” and with the angelic connection I think that maybe that’s why I have been listening to it a lot recently because it really makes me think of Poppy and everything that has happened. The chorus “I dont want the world to see me cause I don’t think that they’d… View Post

As If I don’t have enough on my plate and can barely function as it is without E&M not being as cooperative as one would hope – guaranteed its never one but both! This is my life and it rarely goes to plan! If I didn’t laugh on social media about it I too would probably be sporting a face like this…. Its cake and crisps – YOU CHOOSE THEM –… View Post

This week has been more about the inches and not the pounds!  Its been one of those weeks when I just wanted to chuck the ruddy scales out of the window when they revealed I’d lost nothing..yup still the same…a big fat zero off my weight..pffffttttt I admit when I started out on this crusade to battle the baby bulge that I failed to remember getting trim and loosing fat doesn’t… View Post

I’m not the best poet, I don’t pretend to be, but I couldn’t let remembrance day pass, surrounded by Poppies and not recognize my own little Poppy. I didn’t realise when she was born, when we named her that every November we would have such a massive reminder of our little lady – So here is a poem I wrote (not very eloquently) but sums up this remembrance day for… View Post