Happy Birthday Mum

I’ve left the lodger in charge of the cat and joined my parents in a little hotel in Derbyshire to celebrate Mum’s 90th birthday. This is the 90th birthday party that started off as a cruise. The cruise, which should have happened back in August, was cancelled back in March for obvious coronavirus-related reasons. It…

Are We Confused Enough Yet?

Hands up if you know for sure what you’re allowed to do. No, me neither. So many questions – Can I visit my elderly parents in their home? We form a support bubble. I’m in a lockdown area, they’re not. Can my elderly parents visit me in my home? Can I meet up with my…