13   796
149   1968
10   433
19   441
21   288
16   511
7   325
78   977

If you’re a bird, I’m a bird

If you’re a bird, I’m a bird

I think a lot of people find it hard to understand the grief of a pet, even harder to understand it of a chicken. But it is overwhelming and its almost indescribable as your relationship with that animal is very complex and unlike any other. It is made up of so many layers. I've come to understand that actually when we are grieving the loss of a beloved pet, we are actually mourning several losses at the same time.…

View Post

1988

1988

As my close friends group enters the realms of 30, I thought I would begin my… decsent (?!) into my 30’s with 30 things I’ve learnt in almost 30 years Earth side. That was way…

View Post

Freebird

Freebird

One day, all of us will get separated from each other; we will miss our conversations of everything and nothing; the dreams that we had. Days will pass by, months, years, until this contact becomes rare… One day our children will see our pictures and ask “Who are these people?” And we will smile with invisible tears because a heart is touched with a strong word and you will say: “It was them that I had the best days of my life with.”…

View Post

Six months of Coops

Six months of Coops

In these 6 months my love has grown ferociously. I knew there was the ability to love a second child as much as the first but I don't think I was prepared for the capacity in which it floods your soul. Some days I still can’t quite believe that he is actually here after what felt like 265 months of pregnancy. And then I realise that so soon he'll have been out of my tummy longer than he was in. I feel so incredibly lucky to be his mummy. …

View Post

Miscellaneous greatness

Miscellaneous greatness

I have no idea what the fuck to call this?
I basically had a few bits to use up in he fridge and sort of just winged it... no change there then.
It's essentially a twist of meatballs.. with chicken meatballs instead - a twist on the El Classico.…

View Post