My daughter, the new earrings and me
Oct18

My daughter, the new earrings and me

Regular readers will have got the impression that I don’t care much about what I look like. And you would be absolutely right. I don’t follow fashion, I don’t buy new clothes, I don’t have a ‘summer wardrobe’ and a ‘winter wardrobe’, I just wear Superdry jeans, T-shirts and hoodies all year round. I wear them until they have holes in them. Oh, and I wear Primark earrings. I have always...

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Getting my daughter’s ears pierced
Aug10

Getting my daughter’s ears pierced

When my daughter was younger and asked when she could get her ears pierced, I would just say a vague ’10 or 11!’ because 10 or 11 was years away. But, actually, it wasn’t years away. It crept up on me and suddenly she was ’10 or 11′. And it was time to make good on my promise. Except I wasn’t sure I wanted to. Suddenly those little lobes looked too tiny and perfect to be mutilated with piercings (as...

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