Dear Zia Maria…..

Dear Zia Maria, Zia….that’s Italian for Aunty. But you have been so much more to me than just an Aunty.  You were always there for me to help, guide and advise from the moment I was born.  You helped to look after me, to bring me up and you were a constant part of my…

Life PC (Post Curley)

It is now 4 days PC (post Curley) and it is only now that I feel able to write about how I feel.  What I’m about to say may shock some of you reading this, although some of you will hopefully understand it. How I feel about losing my Curley is right up there with…

The Green Eyed Monster…..

Today was a day I hadn’t been looking forward to for a long time.  I should have looked forward to this day, I should have been excited and happy…but I just couldn’t be either of those things. What, you may ask, what the event that happened today that caused me to feel like this? Some…

Happy Anniversary, Happy Anniversary…..

This is me and my husband Russell on our wedding day, one year ago today, on Saturday 6th April 2013: I was absolutely ecstatic about getting married to my best friend, lover and soulmate after knowing him for over ten years, and embarking on our new life together as husband and wife.  Literally a month…