We are a husband and wife who, like most couples, are sometimes at loggerheads and sometimes of one accord. In general we manage to keep our cool and either agree, or at least agree to disagree, but one thing we do agree on is that we love a good
These days I’m pretty much a stay-at-home Mum to our two sons (at time of writing, I’m on maternity leave after the birth of our second son), but over the years I’ve turned my hand to many a job, many of which were done in the background while I concentrated on my acting and singing career. Ultimately, I decided the stage wasn’t for me as I got sick of moving around and not having a steady wage, but I’ve been considering dipping my toes back into the choppy waters of the performing arts. Perhaps once our youngest is just a little older.
In the meantime, I’m an avid reader and keen movie buff, a passionate lactivist, and a whole bunch of other things besides.
Well, what can I say about myself? An almost 40 year old postman, dad, cleaner and general dogsbody to the Smurthwaite household. You could say I am to Kell & Family as Baldrick is to Blackadder. I don’t mind so much, I have many things to be thankful for, a loving family, a job that pays the bills that I enjoy and many things that we can love together such as movies and music. We agree on many things, but can also disagree (contrary to popular belief).
This dual blog is a new venture for us. We each have our own personal blogs which you will find in the links on the right of these pages but writing as a pair is an exciting prospect – although I have a feeling many
discussions arguments may ensue regarding our posts’ content 😉