Reading a post from Molly the other day, reminded me that last summer, I declared that I should have taken a little break away from the blog. It's not something I've really done before - yes, there have been episodes where the posting has been more sporadic, but in general, over the last four years I've been around and about, because the thought of stepping away totally for a while unnerved me.
But as I would say to my boys, faced with the same feelings, - it is the things that scare you a little that are the most rewarding to do.
The timing seems right - the boys finish school in an hour or two and we have a lot of summer stuff to be getting on with. So why does it bother me? After all, just because you draw the curtains, doesn't mean that life ceases to continue inside the house.
Here goes ...