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MakeUseOf: The 3 Best Subtitle Sites for Your Movies & TV Series

MakeUseOf: The 3 Best Subtitle Sites for Your Movies & TV Series . “While many hate subtitles because they get in the way—who wants to read while watching?—but I admit that I love them. 37 more words

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TV or not TV? My visit to The Project

I was in the studio audience for one of my favourite TV shows the other night and it was one of the most surreal experiences I’ve ever had… 574 more words

Growing Old: The Hearing Test

What a drag it is…

I finally gave in, after years of Susan nagging me, and had my hearing tested. Anyone who knows me knows that I sometimes have to ask them to repeat themselves. 278 more words


Is our consultant wrong?

When I received the call from our consultant telling me my baby had CMV he told me he didn’t think it was congenital but perinatal. I was reassured by this as if she acquired it after birth it was much less serious. 119 more words


Our baby is born and is deaf

The bad news continued during my pregnancy. Due to my son being born small but healthy I was sent for extra growth scans where my baby continuously measured small. 338 more words


An introduction

Last September I found out I was pregnant. Part of me was excited. Part of me was terrified. We’d just bought a house far away from my family and friends and we already had an 11 month old boy. 205 more words


Dinner At The Abbey

The Eugene Abbey, where I live, is a senior residence housing about 40 elders. I love it here: it’s a good location, my apartment is just the right size, and the food is great. 733 more words

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