Tag Archives: Ma

Jillian’s Birthday Cake

If you’ve been around here for any amount of time, you’ll have worked out that my Ma and I are very close. It wasn’t always this way, according to her I was a teenage nightmare! I always reply to that … Continue reading

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Silly

My family are pretty normal and straightforward. Ok, so Ben and I are closer to Mum than most adult children are to their parents but that’s cause she’s pretty awesome. Aside from that we don’t really stand out from the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday…

Today is Ma’s birthday, I won’t say how old but it’s not late middle age no matter how much she tells me it is! She isn’t a perfect person or a perfect parent because no-one is. She is the perfect … Continue reading

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Photos – Oli and the Fireworks

                 

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The rest of her life

Yesterday was Ma’s last day of work. Ever. Ma left school at 16 and has pretty much worked ever since. There was maybe 6-ish months of not working when Ben and I were born (maternity leave wasn’t much available 40 … Continue reading

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Jillian

As you may have gathered from all the times I’ve mentioned it. Today is my mother’s birthday. I’ve mentioned it here before and to be honest there isn’t too much to add. I am very close to Ma. Partly that’s because she’s … Continue reading

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The Weekend

On Friday I worked from home. This was great because it meant that on Friday night I got a head start on making Oli’s birthday cake with the specified Mickey Mouse theme. Making cakes are fine but I really suck … Continue reading

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