‘The first year is the hardest’

I love anniversaries. Birthdays, wedding anniversaries, anniversaries of significant events. I love it when Facebook tells me '7 years ago today you moved to University' (yes, 7 years this week!). I love reflecting on the changes that have come with time. Last week, the week of our first wedding anniversary, gave me the chance to [...]

Self-preservation & Selfishness

Having just come back from a rather lovely and much needed holiday, I've been doing some thinking. On a cold Saturday in December, at the very beginning of the unimaginably busy Christmas season, we went to the Travel Agents in Formby. We were looking to buy a rather late honeymoon in a 6 weeks time. [...]