Favourite corner: A sneaky peek and a shameless daughter

This is where I write. The picture shows a corner of my study, or office. It’s my favourite corner, if one can have a favourite corner. Of the 4 corners, it’s definitely the best one. It contains all the essentials: PC, clock, pens, glasses, coaster (for tea, coffee or gin, obviously) and a number of …
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Being a step-mum: Best thing ever or a thankless task?

<< It’s Mother’s Day today. I never wanted children. Ever. As a young girl, I think I sort of assumed that’s what people do. After all, my friends had parents, I had parents, my parents had parents. That’s normal, surely? As I got older, into my teens, I began to think that having children might …
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