Month: March 2012

As luck would have it

Two horse shoes; one facing up for good luck and one down for bad luck.

Luck. It’s a funny old thing. Sometimes you can be on a good run of it and others you find yourself cursing it. I don’t know why in particular the following anecdotes have been in my head for a while. They just have been and needed writing down to make some room for other things. Nine …

The dirty dozens

It’s been a while since I participated in a meme and, in fact, since I was tagged for one. So, naturally, I have suddenly been tagged in four at once. As the premise of these memes is pretty much the same, I’m going to cheat and combine them by answering three questions from each blogger – hope that’s okay with everyone! London …

Jobs for the boy

A toddler sitting in a washing basket.

I’ve been trying to think of ways Dylan can earn his keep and lighten the load once his brother arrives. I’m talking in terms of conning him into believing that loading the washing machine and tidying up are the epitome of home entertainment rather than sending him up the chimney. But, if some of his …