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Summer 2014

The American flag flying in Norway on the 4th of July. Pups in the yard. Grandkids on the trampoline.

Here’s to the summer of twenty-fourteen!

Norway

Baby Blue

I wanted a big gender reveal gesture but the husband couldn’t help himself and posted the news on Facebook while I was having my ultrasound. He posted the news as soon as the technician blurt out, ” it’s a boy!”. 327 more words

Married To Silly

THE GOOD AND THE BAD

THE GOOD & THE BAD

I am going to start with the bad.  A friend of mine had a  massive stroke two weeks ago. He didn’t turn up to a meeting , two of our mutual friends went to his flat to find him on the floor where he had been for a couple of days. 604 more words

Family Stuff

Penultimate summer days.

So.

Today being Saturday, and K starting school the day after tomorrow, K and I have been either hanging out or busily running around trying to get all those last minute ‘back to school’ things done before Monday morning. 499 more words

Personal

Mum's Birthday Celebrations

It was my wonderful mum’s birthday this week, normally on her birthday I get her something from Zara (she’s easy to shop for!) but I thought i’d do something a little different this year. 285 more words

Life

Moving forward

I haven’t written…well, anything… in about 9 or 10 months.  I’ve finally ended the toxic 11 year marital relationship I was dying in.  I’m in a good place about that.   320 more words

Anxiety

The me I never knew

What does it mean when your children have the same philosophies or values, even when they are dissimilar in every other way? Does it mean that they might have learned something from you? 649 more words

Self-discovery