I have been a mum for 20 years, over half my life. I have managed to get to this point in my life with barely any qualifications or skills and I bumble through the parenting in much the same way, but other than the usual sulks and laziness I have pretty special children, they are good, they are happy and they are healthy. I am very lucky.


Mothers day was very nice, I was slightly hungover after Biggy and myself had a lovely night out eating curry with some friends. I got to have a bit of a lie-in and then breakfast in bed, I got cards, flowers and a chocolate heart, what more could a mum ask for. (Chores and homework done without a battle and sleeping through the night…)

My little friends made some flowers with me for their mothers last week: