Pick a name, Any Name.

  ”Iawn Lei?” you’d say to me when I entered your kitchen.  With your fag in your mouth, the ash as long as the fag itself,  having not dropped at all.  That was a skill right there, Flo! “Lei la lei la lei la lo” you’d sing to babies, swinging them from left to right […]

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And that was February!

And just like that, February is nearly done.  There was no word of warning, no reminder that another month is done and dusted.  More of a ‘why are we suddenly discussing St David’s day?…it’s on Sunday?!  Really?!’…oh. So yeah, that was February.   A bit of this, a bit of that.  A highlight for me {apart […]

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Someone’s been watching his big brother…

…and this is what I found when I walked into his bedroom this morning. He had gelled his hair himself and was applying lynx. He even asked if he could walk to school all by himself…alfie bach, you’re one of the best {the other two live in the same house too, obvs!}, but please, pleeeeeease […]

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a slouchy beanie he asked for

…a slouchy beanie he got! …and, unfortunately, his father’s feet…although he never asked for these! hell no! i just noticed last night how ‘grown up’ and more like mens feet they are these days. i can remember a time when i used to want to nibble on his little chunky toes…not anymore. *insert sad face […]

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annwyl robb

where has the time gone? last night while i was tucking you up in bed {gonna hang on to that bit for as long as i can}, i asked you if you remembered what i used to do when i put you to bed when you were younger. once you were tucked in, i would […]

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these days

(*…tries very hard not to blurt out ‘these days’ by bon jovi!*} anyway, these days {…the stars seem out of reach…sorry!} i’m making the most {even more…if i can?!} of my bois. that’s not to say that i don’t usually, but with robb going up to high school this summer {where the frig did that 11 […]

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