How messed up is too messed up?

Prince Phillip is known for not always being politically correct. He once said, “If a man opens the car door for his wife it is either a new car or a new wife.” The sad reality is that there’s some truth in that. The first flush of romance in a relationship can fade pretty quickly. I was looking at divorce rates in the UK. The headline figure stands at around 42%. You can read more info here. But essentially if you last the first ten years, you’re in with a good chance of staying the course. Some marriages look dodgy … Continue reading How messed up is too messed up?

Mothers Mash-Up Mayhem

It’s like motherhood and apple pie. Right? Today is a day to celebrate the perfect mother. Your mum who was always there for you, come rain or shine. Mum, who loved you when the rest of the world said you’re unloveable. Mum, who cooked perfect meals seven days a week, clothed you with impeccable taste, and always looked amazing when dad walked in the door. Mum, who worked hard to be a role model of virtue and womanliness and loveliness. Mum, God bless her.  This is the mum at the end of the book of Proverbs. The woman of virtue … Continue reading Mothers Mash-Up Mayhem