Secret Vices: I’m 51 and I Love Hot-Pants

Yes, it’s true.  What’s more, I only wear them in winter.  O.K., maybe autumn and spring as well.  I just love warming my jeans up on our oil-filled radiator.  Do NOT try this on any heater that glows.  Actually, on ANY HEATER at all.  They get so hot that I once ended up burning my…

SARAH WITH THE RED RIBBONS

Published on Mamamia 24 September 2013  The tale I’m about to tell you, dear reader, is a true story.  It happened some time ago but I have never forgotten it and every now and then it returns to both gladden my heart and trouble me deeply.  I can’t quite work out what to make of it…