- May 22, 2017
Have you ever had an armed escort through an airport terminal? I have….
In 2014, Dave and I took our first holiday alone since before Jude was born. It was Dave’s 50th birthday; he wanted golf, I wanted sunshine, so we took off for a few days in Portugal.
We had the best time. As he gets on my tits quite a lot and we don’t live in each other’s pockets needing to spend every minute together, most days he went and sweated his nuts off chasing little balls around various (expensive!!) golf courses, whilst I...
- May 22, 2017
I’m a 45 year old Mum to three gorgeous grown up girls and a beautiful boy. I live near St Neots in Cambridgeshire. For the last 13 years I’ve been happily attached to Mr Sunshine (aka Dave) who is Dad to our 9 year old son, and his 18 year old daughter. We enjoy a ‘modern’ relationship where he lives in his house, and I live in mine – we are each Master of our own remote control! We ultimately hope to get married one day…. just don’t go buying your hats yet…
I currently work for a marketing agency where I discovered my love of writing, and as 3/4 of my kids have now flown the nest I was glad to find a new hobby. Forcibly encouraged by my lovely friend Karen, I decided to give blogging a whirl. As the easiest pieces to write are usually born from experience (personal or otherwise) this site is where I’ll be sharing some of the highs and lows of my life, warts and all. I can sometimes be loud and opinionated (I had originally considered calling this blog gobbymare.com!) but I’m never obnoxious or arrogant, and my heart is definitely in...