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Wellies

Today I wore wellies.  It was a good day.… Continue reading

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Hangin On The Telephone

It’s startling how one phone-call can change the whole shape of your day.  Actually, today it’s two phone-calls, but one I won’t really discuss as it’s quite dull (it was just a cancellation at work, which took my day from ridiculously quiet to painfully so).  Anyway, the phone-call in question was one I made to The Baby’s nursery… Continue reading

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Back to Reality

So here we are, back home again.  This time two weeks ago I was worried about our holiday, about the disturbance and raucousness we were about to unleash on my unwitting family members.

This time last week I was enjoying the most relaxed Sunday I had had in ages and ages and ages.  The holiday in Scotland with my aunty and uncle has been just what we all needed. … Continue reading

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Holidays Are Coming

So here we are again. In two days we will be travelling on holiday.  And again I’m apprehensive. 

I have packing down to a fine art now; having had odd weekends and one week away on holiday with The Baby, I now know exactly what we need and what we can leave behind.  I also know a few tricks that will… Continue reading

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Run, Run As Fast As You Can

I remember trying to decipher the look on my friend’s face as she sat talking in my living room, cuddling my two week old baby.  Was that panic?  Was it horror?  I now know it was both.  And more; stress, alarm, fear and weariness, all right there in her eyes.  I smiled as she spoke, and nodded, and responded with a well-meant ‘Yes, I can imagine’, but actually, I

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