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Happy Easter!

We are enjoying the opportunity to spend the Easter long weekend at home, catching up with friends and family and relishing a few quiet days together before the school holidays draw to a close. 579 more words



So our little baby Meredith is all grown up, and today, we’re invited to her graduation! Her graduation happens to fall on Spooky Day, so we’ll then be celebrating her teenage success by splashing out and hiring the festival ground for a big party with all the nearest and dearest.  231 more words

Shopbop Sale - 25 Per Cent Off Store Wide

Another short one for today.

It’s time for the annual Shopbop sale! 25 per cent off store wide.  Yes, store wide.  It expires on Thursday 17th April so get in quick. 69 more words

Family Dynamics and Parental Guilt

I’m supposed to be writing about being taken down from the cross this morning, but my heart is full of my children.

Nicholas had his kindergarten screening last week, and the mediocrity of the scores…well, to be honest, I freaked out. 886 more words



charlie: I thought you looked so beautiful and colourful adorned in Care Bears (a beautiful gift of a ‘Care Bear Stare’ from Aunty Jen as we prepared for the arrival of our first baby, six years ago), which normally hangs on the end of Nicholas’ cot. 195 more words


Scavenger Hunt

Nicholas Carr made the argument that the Internet, especially Google and browsing, is degrading the art of writing and reading by decreasing the reader’s ability to work through long texts for a rewarding resolution and decreasing a reader’s attention span while searching for this resolution. 230 more words