My son was in the Navy and it was to be a military funeral. As his mother I could chose the hymns and the prayers. The Navy would provide the formal proceedings of the gun salute, the flag and the last post. I spent the three weeks working on it night and day, it gave… Read More Bereavement – The Funeral
My priority was my other four sons and breaking the news to them. Seeing and hearing their reactions broke my already shattered heart. Apart from hearing the news and telling my other sons I have very little recollection of the day.
It would seem that this journey I am on is introducing me to the wonders of the animal kingdom, namely Rodents! My first introduction was whilst I was in Spain helping a dear friend move villas. Now I love my friend to bits but it would seem that she hadn’t actually thrown anything away for… Read More Rat Shit & Me
Well last year was shit and the start of 2018 has not made a promising start! The diet went to pot round about the 2nd January. The new Asda trainers remain in my ‘bag for life’ and the scales are on the the blink (probably my most exciting news)! As you know I haven’t written… Read More Fun On Planet Blog – Rebooted
So I am just over 3 months into the vile journey and I am struggling so much. I am back at work on reduced hours and I function, just. I smile, I talk and I carry on. The first few weeks are hazy but I remember saying ‘I won’t survive this’, those words still haunt… Read More My New World
The hardest part of writing this was how to start it. There is no easy way, there is no painless way there is only one way. Just over two months ago I had to say farewell to one of my chicks, who left this world, and headed to everlasting life and to be with our… Read More Out Of Control
So 2017 turned out to be the worst year of my life and I am struggling to believe that there will ever be Fun on Planet Blog!