Milestones are a funny thing. They can mark great achievements, the coming of age, the passing of time, a promotion, a union or simply a reason to drink one too many bottles. They are generally a time of celebration. They however become a completely different thing when you have lost someone. They become something you […]
Lara Flanagan is a photo taking, food obsessed, foul mouthed, constantly writing and country-loving Mamma.
My Notes from New England is where she shares her stories. She is on the constant hunt for taste, colour, flavour and love with lashings of food for the soul.
Her blog covers everything from dealing with life in the country as a single mum city-chic to being diagnosed with MS to travelling the world with twins, armed only with a laptop and her camera.
My Notes from New England is all about her love of vegan food and the life she shares with her twins and her two mad dogs. The good, the bad, the funny, the sad and the downright fucking ugly.
I have always loved Anne of Green Gables. She has only really been superseded by Pollyanna as my favourite, due to her endearing and sometimes annoyingly positive nature. I loved everything about Anne. Her ability to fuck up royally, but then say tomorrow is another day. Her love of nature and her ability to wax […]
There is an old Cherokee legend that for some reason has always stuck in my head. It is a fable of life. In our life, we have two wolves; the evil wolf carries everything negative in our life and the good wolf carries everything positive. The evil wolf is anger, sorrow, regret, greed, self-pity, resentment, […]
I so desperately wanted to find something funny to eff and blind about this week. The only funny thing that happened to me was that I tried to go on a peaceful drive with Kevin and Rosie and I realised yet again that Kevin is a fucking nutcase in the car. He whines, he […]
Life is made up of moments.
Moments can take our breath away.
Where there is hope there is magic