With everything going on, the Alphabet Dating has kinda gone onto the back burner.

This was our first group alphabet date. In that, we were spending it with our close friends and saying goodbye to 2016 as well as welcoming 2017!

Having looked at our year – we celebrated key birthdays, watched our friends children grow up, got married, had hen and stag dos neither of us will forget, Mr M became a godparent. But I lost my Mum which has devastated and destroyed me. Christmas was hard, but not being able to ring my mum and say Happy New Year was another sharp stab of reminder that she’s gone.

But I had most of my friends around me and my husband to kiss at midnight.

Here’s to 2017 and happier memories…