My Sunday Photo – My jewel from a forgotten time

aquamarine ring

I didn’t really know my grandmother. She was old the first time I met her and we didn’t meet often. She wasn’t my real grandma because, like many during the Great War, families made the best of the situations they found themselves in. I think she was actually my mother’s aunt but no matter – she was Grandma Ison to […]

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You 40 years old? My birthday ode to you, my son

  Well, my son – 40 years ago today we met and I couldn’t let that milestone of both our lives pass without me marking it here. So, here is my birthday ode to you.   Just the two of us It was not planned that way. We were supposed to be a happy family. The sort that you saw […]

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Swanage by Steam

Swanage by steam

Dorset when you are nearly three! The Jurassic coast is one on my favourite places to visit and you will find many posts on this blog about trips to that part of the country. This week-end we did Swanage by steam accompanied by my nearly three year old grand daughter and it was an experience for us all! Our journey […]

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