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a little welcome

I doubt anybody is actually reading this but if by some miracle you are then hi! Never in a million years would I think anybody would read anything I’d written aha but I guess you are. 189 more words

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Luna looooves talking and has an extensive vocabulary, but physically she prefers being carried and has taken her sweet time getting around to walking. Previously we’ve only seen her taking a few steps on her own, like to her sister Eva. 54 more words



Can I take the opportunity to formally introduce myself? 383 more words

First Steps

The Cure for Temporal Headaches

Whenever you begin putting together a new persona (in any setting, fictional or historical), it always helps to firmly ground yourself in a specific time. This is simply good Living History—the narrower the range, the more focused your research can be, contributing to a more accurate impression. 668 more words


Open-face cucumber sandwiches and WTF first steps

The Barnacle, aka Crusty One-Eye, aka Gordo, aka my son, is 11 months old, and we are counting down the days until he turns one. 1,405 more words

Not All Steps are Created Equal

This post is a commentary on the following video. Make yourself smile and give it a watch.


I had a moment like this. I know this awe and see this little one in her journey! 498 more words

Mum’s New Nightmare

It’s amazing to watch your child develop into a toddler. The pride that comes from watching their first steps is immense and something that I could never fully describe in words. 485 more words