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Happy tears or sad tears? The Joys of Motherhood

Well… Ducky now has 4 teeth and I held out without shedding any tears (unless the ones shed during the inconsolable moments of teething). She has started rolling over and my eyes only watered a little. 200 more words


Your first word of the year

Luca: 19 months old

You know your first word of 2017?


You know “down” already and when you were going upstairs, and I said “up!”, you repeated after me “Up!”. 31 more words


A Beautiful Perspective

“When your eyes are healthy, your whole body also is full of light. But when they are unhealthy, your body also is full of darkness. See to it, then, that the light within you is not darkness.”

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The First and Final Words of November 2016

Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake

First Word: Gormenghast, that is, the main massing of the original stone, taken by itself would have displayed a certain architectural quality were it to have been possible to ignore the circumfusion of those mean dwellings that swarmed like an epidemic around its Outer Walls. 144 more words

And He Never Said a Mumbalin' Word

A Sermon preached by The Rev. Jeffrey A. Geary at the White Plains Presbyterian Church on Reign of Christ Sunday, November 20, 2016. The sermon was written by The Rev. 1,367 more words


n. a lover of words

Words have an immense power to relay messages, express emotions, and connect individuals all across the universe.


Mummy's Girl

Izzie’s first word has well and truly arrived. I’m not talking about the rather funny imitations she does – pronouncing buzzard as ‘buggered’ and beach hut as ‘bitch hoe’¬†– no, this is a real, bona fide, unmistakable word, used without prompting and in the appropriate context. 592 more words