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Parasol Days

“These are parasol days, when young ladies learn to be young ladies and young gentlemen are afraid to tip their hats for fear of engagement.” 495 more words


The End To My Distracted Parenting

My mobile phone broke  recently, I use the word broke to imply it was hit by a wooden toy hammer by my near two-year old. At first I felt very insecure, similar to hanging off a cliff edge without a safety net. 534 more words


She's the Mailman's Baby

Well today is a very special day! Today is the baby’s birthday :) She is officially 2 and officially still the baby.  It is a little strange this time as my baby turns 2 because this time, I am neither pregnant, soon to have another baby nor do I have a newborn at home.  661 more words

Big Family

That's SO Cliche

This time last year I was hugely pregnant and very overdue.

That’s me the day I went into labour (Mica was born just after midnight). Click… 67 more words


Patience On A Plate: Honey, Orange & Date Bread

This is not a “quick” bread.

It takes most of a day to make; although, to be fair, the majority of that time is spent waiting … 637 more words


Like mother, like son

Almost everyone who sees Bo tells me he looks like me.  I guess I can see the odd resemblance every once in a while, but it’s hard for me to see how my 8.5-month-old boy can look much like a 36-year-old woman. 65 more words


A Day in the Life: Just Another Sunday (Meet My Girls)

My day with my loved ones yesterday.Appreciating the little things and the precious moments in my ordinary life.

I wake up to these little beauties every morning, greeted with their beautiful smiles. 312 more words

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