All About The Family

So there's me - madmumof7. 
Aged 54. 
Mum to 7

Writing about family, food, days out, holidays,tech and toys, my life past and present, chronic fatigue conditions & ASD (autism spectrum disorder) as quite a few of us are autistic, both diagnosed and self-identifying.

And DH. (Dear Husband)
 60 but doesn't look it (IMHO)

madmumof7's husband

Married me 30 years ago before realising that when I told him all those years ago that I wanted children that I wanted that many children. Laid back and lovely.
Loves football, F1, power tools, real ale and eating out.

Child 1

Aged 29.

My baby, now towers above me, ambitious and hard working. Living in Southsea, Portsmouth and working in recruitment in Whiteley but very much still part of our family. Now has a baby of his own.

Child 2
Aged 27.

Graduated Southampton University after studying Economics. Not a fan of appearing on the internet. In a relationship with a wonderful partner known on the blog as Mr Fabulous.

Child 3

Aged 23.

Has suffered a lifetime of pain with a chronic bone condition but remains cheerful. Works in childcare/education and retail. Loves to cook. Enjoys gaming, eating out and planning holidays.

Child 4

Aged 22.

Smiley, outgoing and loves their PJs almost as much as their mum. Animal lover. Science and gadget geek. Non Binary they/them. Loves music, theatre, Harry Potter, going to live gigs, travel, science, theme parks and tea. 

Child 5

Aged 18.

Otherwise known as ginger fat boy even though he is neither ginger or fat. Family joke. Loves gaming. Former Theatre kid -has performed in the West End and in regional theatre. Studied Business Btec and off to Uni in Leicester this year.

Child 6

Aged 17

Complex, witty and quiet, quite mad. Loves anything arts and crafts based. Enjoys adventures, musicals and days out, art and reading. Currently in Sixth Form planning to study History of Art at Uni next year.
BTW she was drinking apple juice! The pint was her dad's.

Child 7
aged 14.

 Autistic and proud of it. Awesome sense of humour. EHE. Avid gamer. Adores Pokemon, anime, ice skating, swimming and YouTube.

Mr Fabulous 

Partner to Child 2. Gentle, artistic and a beautiful soul. Has created embroidery pieces for some VERY famous people. Works as a university lecturer in London. Also, like wonder boy, incredibly tall!


Partner to Child 1 and mum to our first grandchild B. 😃
Bakes delicious treats that my diabetes nutritionist would not approve of. Works as a nanny and has the best laugh in any room. 

Baby B

PLUS 2 (slightly mad) adopted cats Jasper and Charlotte and 1 ancient fish called Sparkles. 

All of my children and their partners.💖