Monthly Archives: January 2011

Angel on my shoulder

I wrote this 2 years ago and found it incredibly therapeutic.  Again, by writing things down, I helped myself identify a problem and form some kind of way to move ahead.  This is to recognise and celebrate my Mum. My … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Hand Grenade Husband

I think I’ve coined a new phrase.  I’ve got a hand grenade husband. As last night’s fury enveloped me, I was quite speechless, quite unable to express how I felt. Many things crossed my mind, many things I wanted to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

This one’s going to be hard

Not because I’m frightened of addressing something, but because I need to figure something out and I’m not sure I have the capacity to do so. So please bear with me. I’m not sure I can explain it, even to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Eeebie Jeebies.

My youngest son’s been at it again; feeding me ideas for my next braindump, erm, blog. This morning he asked me what ‘Eeebie-Jeebie’ meant. I quickly rummaged up an explanation; it’s kind of when you get scared, or you feel … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Sparking ‘Happy’

Frankly, I’ve been grumpy a lot since MrP’s diagnosis. I feel I’ve aged.  I’m focusing more on tomorrow than I do on today. If anyone read my last blog, you’ll get the ’45 to 75 in one day’ headline. Is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 10 Comments

From 45 to 75 in one day

I’d been searching for inspiration, and as can be the way with these things, it came unexpectedly, pointedly, right through my youngest son’s musings. I was tucking him into bed and he said ever so simply, that he doesn’t like … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Lovely to meet you, My name is MrsParkinson’s

This is a warning. This blog might not be pretty. I might sound like a cow sometimes. Hopefully, sometimes I’ll also sound kind and sincere and like I’m trying hard to be better. I will be honest and write out … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 9 Comments