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Reminding Yourself

I am one who subscribes to the theory that past repeats itself. I believe that if you fail to remember the past or, more precisely, if you fail to take the time to know the past, you are doomed to repeat it’s failures. 588 more words

Child's Play

There is something about watching your child playing independently that can fill you with joy and delight! This is one of those things I did not fully understand before becoming a parent. 403 more words



Splashing in the paddling pool, dangling off the climbing frame, creating masterpieces in poster paint and camping in the garden… Those are some of my childhood memories of summer. 1,309 more words


Nature Ramble

The final excursion we took before my parents departed to return to Scotland was to a local environmental education park.  We have always enjoyed going on nature rambles and used to go on lots of local forest walks when we lived in Scotland in search of critters and minibeasts.   332 more words

What the heck is going on?

Today is my birthday. I had surgery on my hand yesterday. My daughter is out of town working. All I asked for my birthday was to have my boys to come over and have supper. 302 more words