I seem to be a little bit preoccupied by my eldest child at the moment. I do have other children, I remember, but lots seems to be revolving around Gertie. This is the fifth post in a row in which she is the main event.
I will find other subject matter, but just one last little thing. She does Irish dancing. Mostly because this was a thing that I had to do when I was little. She was at the CAID British Open Championships in Farnham in Surrey a couple of weekends ago where she won her light jig and came third in the championship overall, which generated a sizeable piece of silverware.
I did a reasonable job of hiding the remnants of Scissorgate:
Her comment? "Mummy, I know that you've only just decorated my room, but I think I'm going to need another shelf."
Currently reading: The Testament of Mary by Colm Toibin