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A smile money can’t buy…

I started a blog earlier in the holiday about how I was at a pivotal stage in my life…how I’d worked hard for years to build a career…blah blah blah. Today I told H that when we get home from holiday I won’t be working on a Friday so I’ll be home with her to… Continue reading A smile money can’t buy…

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10 things a real busy working mum SHOULD do before bed!

Sour milk on the cereals, yoghurt spilt all over the carpet, the wrong kind of cornflakes, forgetting your purse and cringingly asking to borrow money from a fellow mum you hardly know to pay for school lunch, jumper inside out, train tickets left on the side in the hall, a ladder...no scaffolding in your only… Continue reading 10 things a real busy working mum SHOULD do before bed!

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…I wish you enough…

I once said Goodbye to someone I cared about and my parting wish was that they would find “enough”. I knew what I meant but could not really explain. Then some years later I read this story... Recently I overheard a mother and daughter saying their goodbye's at the airport. The mother was elderly and it… Continue reading …I wish you enough…

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When alright feels all wrong…

It's a scary time when you think things may be going off track. When your health can't be taken for granted, when your job security gets wobbly, your family start falling out. You rethink what you're doing, make resolutions to yourself that you'll change things if you get chance…just wanting everything to be alright. I've… Continue reading When alright feels all wrong…

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I’ve found the off switch!

Frozen has a lot to answer for… Well a 7inch plastic Elsa doll to be precise…with a moulded blue dress and scratchy tule cloak attached with small slithers of surprisingly effective Velcro. And big almond shaped eyes. Did you know there are articles about the size of these eyes? The Psychology of Giant Princess Eyes.… Continue reading I’ve found the off switch!