We’ve been talking about adoption…

And before you get excited, this is something we have given lots of thought to over the years but we are worried. You see we have lots going against us…. Me– I’m diabetic, overweight, have controlled blood pressure and 43 Dazzler– dyslexic, dyspraxic, controlled depression and 34 As you can see, we aren’t everyone’s idea…

I don’t remember getting home from Brighton Pride!!

I cannot believe we disconapped through most of The party!!! After a truly alcoholic Friday night out, getting really ‘proud’ and a Saturday morning gym session (for the Dazzler, I read a book) we looked at the weather, which was a little overcast and decided to have a little disconap to give us a boost…

Its Pride Jim, but not as we know it….

Its a week till our Brighton Pride celebrations start and Im feeling a bag of mixed emotions. It will be the first time weve been in a few years, and the first time since they started charging to get in, AND it looks like its going to be a very different event to the fun,…

Not all footballers are meatheads…

Fantastic essay by Scott Fujita that shows a positive trend of acceptance in a sport which, we are led to believe, is rife with homophobia. Acceptance by Example, on the Field and at Home By SCOTT FUJITA Published: March 23, 2013 My three young daughters, like most kids, are curious and ask a lot of…

The reason Father’s Day was invented…

Sometimes If you believe the news there doesn’t seem that much to genuinely feel positive about. However once in a while a truly wonderful thing drops in front of you and you just have to share it. The below letter from a dad to his son, which has gone viral, proves beyond doubt two things……

UncleHood

I’m sitting here after a fantastic couple of days looking after nephew number 2, with my mum, whilst nephew number 3 was being born. I have to say I feel truly honoured, not only because I have the most amazing nephews (not to mention a fabulous niece) with such individual personalities that- even though they…