Miss Cherry Red

Motherhood. Love. Life. And everything in between

I love a good GIF and for the smutty among you – no, that’s not a euphemism. In fact, I love them so much that the minute I’m presented with an opportunity to use them in the girls chat, I take it. I don’t know whose stupid idea it was though it was probably Cath and/or …

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At 46, MP wasn’t the oldest guy who’d ever messaged me on match.com but he was certainly at the top end of my specified age range. He was tall, athletic, had salt and pepper hair and eyes as blue as the tropical seas.  He really was very handsome. His first message landed in my inbox …

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The Girl and I have just celebrated living in our house for a year. One. Whole. Year. I can’t believe how quickly 12 months have gone and I’m even more surprised at just how far I’ve come in that time. I mean, my last post on here was July 2013 and reading it back makes …

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The past few months have been the darkest I’ve known and I was really hoping that The Girl and I moving into our new house would give me the closure on that chapter of my life that I so desperately wanted. I hoped it would be the light at the end of my tunnel. But …

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“You want this more than me” Six words.  Six little words. Go, on.  Count them. One.  Two.  Three.  Four.  Five.  Six. Six.  Words.  That.  Broke.  My.  Heart. I don’t really remember much about the conversation after we’d had it.  But I do remember leaving it feeling like my world had finished right there.  I felt …

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