Spring blooms

Our front garden is filled with the most beautiful fragrance as our roses burst into bloom.  We're reluctant rose gardeners having inherited roses in the last two homes we've owned.  The hubby now considers himself a bit of a guru and it keeps him occupied to potter around tending his roses.  We don't love them …

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3 weeks to go

Today, as I was swapping the number four out for a three on my lightbox, I felt an unfamiliar twinge.  I'm still trying to process what it was but I think it was a cross between guilt, sadness and maybe a touch of fear.  For a little while, I dismissed it and got back into …

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