My closest friend is… my brother

We never really got on as youngsters. Funny how age changes everything. He can be an opinionated sod when he wants to be but that's what makes him unique I guess. My closest friend is my brother and he's my hero too because he left his five figure a year paying job last year to … Continue reading My closest friend is… my brother


Shape up or ship out sugar cravings

I know you are doing your best to poison me. You ferment in my stomach and you make demands. I want pizza. I want cookies. I want fries. You want sugar and starch. I do my best to ignore you. I try to fight you with my willpower but you seem to be stronger. Sugar … Continue reading Shape up or ship out sugar cravings

Watching weather raindrops

I love watching weather Inside in the rain The toast is outstanding Forgotten the pain As wind swirls so loudly It muffles the sound Of tears flooding proudly They slip to the ground I love watching rain drops Like thoughts in my mind It helps if the pain stops Unravelling, unwind Today's daily prompt is … Continue reading Watching weather raindrops

A meal made with love

This blog post is part of the weekly writing challenge over at The Daily Post. I thought it would be a great way to 'christen' my new blog. A meal made with love His obsession with food was legendary. Well, in our part of town it was. His need for perfection was tolerated. Well, by … Continue reading A meal made with love