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HEALING: Two snakes dream and my surgery diary…

My story started at 4:30 am, when I brushed my body with a surgical sponge, put on my leisure outfit and had all my admission papers in a pile.  989 more words


I could have been named Freedom!

We were sitting around the dinner table a few nights ago talking about family history with my dad, who is visiting.  As I wrote a few days ago, my dad shared that… 236 more words


The Countdown to Christmas - Top Eight Advent Calendars

Advent calendars have moved on from the plastic-tasting-chocolate filled boxes that we all devoured as kids. There are lots of alternative options available now, for both kids and adults, and here are some of my favourites. 364 more words

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Clara's first tooth and Izzy's big imagination

Today, my little Clara got her first tooth. She has been drooling like crazy the past week and biting anything she can get her gums on, and finally today I felt the sharp little tooth, on the bottom right. 258 more words

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Happy Halloween

My little Pumpkins.

SpiderCat (Izzy’s take on Spiderman) and the cutest little witch ever.

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Halloween Activities

Wearing fancy dress and getting sweets off the neighbours? Of course Izzy loves Halloween. Plus it’s a great excuse for some themed baking and crafts. Here’s some of the activities we’ve been up to this Half Term… 112 more words

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