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Have you been looking inside my head and heart?

Since starting this blog (feels like yesterday but is coming up to two months), I’ve made a small handful of blogging/ Twitter connections whose writing I really like, seems to have a similar outlook to me and have inspired some of my posts.  316 more words

I'm a stepchild but I can't understand a stepchild's lot

My Mum just did one of those random posts which you have to do too if you like or comment on it on Facebook thingies. 563 more words

The Beginning of our Happily Ever After...

So I figured I would start a blog… why? Because some times I need to vent – and a diary is NOT an option. Plus my life makes the Jeremy Kyle show look tame and ever so slightly boring…. 805 more words

Blended Family

Awkward affection

Something weird happened on Friday, a real rarity.

I had a spontaneous display of affection towards Whirling Dervish.

Evil, cold stepmother… I hear your thoughts! 319 more words

In praise of Step Dads

Step dads, and indeed step parents have got a pretty bad wrap. Ever since Cinderella and her evil step mother, the step parent has been the enemy. 1,085 more words

The Truth About Tiny humans and the Mystery of Spinach

  1. Parenting, at least step parenting, is customer service. Food will be sent back to the kitchen, clothes and shoes will be returned (even when they participate in it), and no matter what you buy, there is always something missing.  
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Mommy Dread - Daycare Part 1

I am slowly accepting the fact that my sweet, independent, bossy toddler will be going to daycare for the first time next Monday – and I’m starting to freak out. 467 more words