Crazy traffic and crazy people in charge of shopping trolleys!

What makes normally sane people turn into lunatics when behind the wheel of a car or in charge of a shopping trolley? We had a hospital appointment for my son at 2pm today so we set off in plenty of…

£143.00 up!

I’ve just won £143.00 on Gala Bingo, it was my first time on it. You get a free £20.00 to play with as long as you put £5 of your own funds in. It was strange how I won right…

Why, oh why did I wish for snow!?

What a nightmare! I went to the library Christmas book club party tonight (yes I know, I live life on the edge). I collected my friend who lives at the top of a hill, just at the start of a…

Hope we get snow!

I keep looking out of the window for snow, but I think it’s a bit wet here in yorkshire at the moment. I love snow (as well as Christmas) it brings back memories of chapped legs fom wearing my wellies…

Year 4 Nativity extravaganza

Year 4 at my son’s school have just performed a modern version of the nativity and it was fantastic!They have been working on it for weeks. My son had to rock and roll dance with one of the girls in…

Quiz night success

We had a fab evening and the quiz questions went down a treat, although I think I had high expectations of the guests level of ability! One guest who shall remain nameless (David) answered that venison was a drinkable product…

Busy, busy, busy!

I love Christmas! Today I have 32 presents to wrap for year fours visit from santa, serve mulled wine to parents at the nativity (volunteerd so I have an excuse to watch my super talented son for the 3rd time!)…

The Whoops a Daisy Angel

I have just watched my youngest son’s nativity play. It was adorable! Now that he’s in year one he had a speaking part – One line “Whoops a daisy was so excited she forgot to tidy herself up” he was…

To cut a long story short ..

I was discharged the next day, still in an incredible amount of pain. Much more pain than I thought I would be in. I’m slowly feeling better, but I am very bored. I need to have a blood test on…

Gall bladder operation cont…

Now where was I? I then spent 6 and a half hours waiting for my operation! By this time I had developed a headache from hell and needed paracetamol desperately due to lack of fluids, lack of food, lack of…

Gall bladder removal op

Still alive, just. (maybe a slight exaggeration). Please excuse any spelling mistakes as i’m probably still a bit high on drugs of the medical prescribed variety – of course. I’m going to describe my experience as it happened, maybe it…