And There Goes 2011.

If you are anything like me, you are probably wondering where the year has gone. Here we are; it’s December the 31st again and New Years Eve is beckoning.

Apart from the fact that these days, it doesn’t so much beckon as wave wearily from the sofa, where it’s been having a wee nap. DH and I will be joining it there later, once we have got the kids to bed.

I’ll be sad to see 2011 go. It’s been an unexpectedly good year.

I hadn’t been expecting much, to be honest, in fact I had been feeling very ‘meh’ about it. I had just turned 40 and thought I could see a large, empty, lonely future approaching. read more