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Here's to unconvention.

My daughter wasn’t even two months old when I met him. I’d had a nightmare of a time with her father, and after he returned to Japan, essentially turning his back on us both, I was left trying to work out how to be a mum, to a squidgy, beautiful, terrifying bundle, who just a few months ago had been the cause for surging sales in Gaviscon and Anusol. 1,002 more words


Saturday – July 26, 2014

Saturday – July 26, 2014; Matthew 13:31–32

31He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in his field; 32it is the smallest of all the seeds, but when it has grown it is the greatest of shrubs and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the air come and make nests in its branches.” 1,093 more words


George the Spider

We’re only about a half hour on our way home on a 1 hour 45 minute trip and had to stop AGAIN! Those of you who know me, know that we don’t stop once we’re in the car.  177 more words


Keeping Calmish and Carrying On

Bikes attached with minimal cussing…for the minimal time they were ridden this week.  We’ve been at my bestie’s for five days redecorating her daughter’s room with six kids between us and not one glass of sangria! 8 more words


Top 5 New Mom/Dad Questions?

The most commonly asked questions by any new parent. These may be targeted to the single parent but its works just as well for non-single parents. 476 more words

Dad Advice

I Want Daddy!

We all want our children to be happy. We all love to see continuous smiles and to be able to enjoy and partake in those moments that make childhood and parenthood, alike, worth experiencing. 372 more words


Wednesday – July 23, 2014

John 20:11-16

11 But Mary stood weeping outside the tomb. As she wept, she bent over to look[a] into the tomb; 12 and she saw two angels in white, sitting where the body of Jesus had been lying, one at the head and the other at the feet. 1,070 more words