Thank You, ADHD

Alex, my seven year old, has always been a gift package of surprises. He burst into life, early, and quite literally.  He’s a fireball, a loud-talker, extroverted, his brain fires rapidly, far too fast for his mouth to deliver its...

I Heart Time-Off

This is heaven. It’s, what, 8.22am and I’m delightedly wrapped up in my fluffy Marks & Spencer dressing gown, coffee steaming besides me, with a whole enticing blank page ahead. Alex-picture of health- is stabbing wildly at his keyboard next door,...

For the Love of Dogs

    For 33 years I dreamt of having a Golden Retriever.  Or any dog, to be perfectly honest:-)  But until last year, my living circumstances always said ‘no.’  I remember my husband, Eric, calling me last May and saying,...