When your child realises you’re more than a mum…

On Sunday evening my nine year old son did something that simultaneously floored me and made be beam with pride.


I’d just finished singing the encore at the concert that my choral a capella group, the Corenno Singers, had put on.  It had been a wonderful evening in the most idyllic of settings, the Palladian church in Ayot St Lawrence, the hamlet famed for being the home of George Bernard Shaw.  I caught a glimpse through the tall slender church doors of the sheep grazing outside as we tailed off my favourite set ‘Lullaby of Birdland’ Continue reading