The apple of his eye
Personal situations

The apple of his eye

The love between a father and his daughter is legendary. Throughout history, this has always been the case. Or has it? In some traditional families, a father still seems to have the most pride for his first-born son. The first born in our family was, indeed, a boy. He has passed on too. Then there’s another man who is still going strong. Irreconcilable differences too personal to mention here and not even understood by me, have seen to us not seeing much of him and his adopted family. I’m next, and then there’s the youngest son who is now living ...

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Don’t mean to brag but we’re still dating
Adventures in life

Don’t mean to brag but we’re still dating

Before I begin to blush and gush about my dashingly handsome husband, I’m going to let you into a secret. I’m approximately nine years older than him. But fortunately the old days of wicked grandmothers spent sitting in their corners gossiping about scandalous rumors which, in most cases, were all false, are long gone. Thankfully, men and women, young and old, have all matured. Frightfully, so have children. All I need to do is look at my own kids. My oldest daughter could easily pass for a playful woman in her earliest thirties. My five year old son, tinkering with ...

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