The Bearded Iris

A Recalcitrant Wife and Mother Tells All

Seriously, it’s not as bad as it sounds.

My good friend Mama Cloud is pregnant with her first baby and it is an absolute joy to behold! Makes me almost want to get knocked up again. Almost. Anyway, … Continue reading

February 4, 2011 · 3 Comments

This Is Not a Photography Blog

My friend Laura calls me a “Jill of all Trades.” I think she means it as a compliment, but I’m not totally sure. I do indeed have a menagerie of … Continue reading

January 17, 2011 · 12 Comments

Footballing

Well tomorrow marks the first official day of Autumn here in the northern hemisphere. You know, the Autumnal Equinox? When the length of the day is equal to the length … Continue reading

September 21, 2009 · 6 Comments

Sir Plucksalot

I go to church on Sundays. Well, most Sundays. OK… many Sundays. I’m a nice Catholic girl these days… have been for about 10 years, ever since I married into … Continue reading

November 19, 2008 · 10 Comments