Month: March 2017

The end of an era

An old lady sitting at a table with several empty glasses on it.

This week has been a sad one for my family. My Grandma passed away on Sunday after a short illness. We knew it was coming but, as with anything like this, there was still an element of shock. We were just about to start our Mother’s Day meal when the call came. She would have loved being at …

History Boy

A young boy wearing a Tudor costume.

Dylan seems to enjoy every subject at school but there’s one that is his clear favourite at the moment. History. He can’t get enough of it. He’s forever telling me things I ought to have known about the past. His ability to retain facts is amazing. As I was the same until parental sleep deprivation kicked …