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The First Brexit Casualty: Marmite

I was concerned over Gill’s immigration status in England after the Brexit vote. Since she hasn’t lived there long enough to get her coveted ‘Indefinite Leave to Remain’ status, it’s possible, if things don’t go well in the near future, she could be deported. 725 more words


Pumpkin Fun

Nothing says better that fall is here like pumpkins! And if we add the nice and cool breeze plus the amazing color palette from the leaves it makes it even more amazing. 193 more words

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Hey Honey, I'm Home!

My week with Gill went so quickly. We packed a lot into the time: met several of Gill’s friends, walked my foot blisters around part of London, did a thorough tour of Bristol, spent a day at the beach in Exmouth, went to Bath Spa for a morning. 1,002 more words



“We’re still here, you and me” I always thought to myself. 

I wish I actually said that out loud and told you.

When everyone left us in our darkness it was just you and I.  203 more words

"Single Parent Families Will Fail"!?

As we are still inexplicably under a Tory government, I have heard this statement far too often. The attitude that we should look down on single parent families and that they should almost be punished for daring to not fit the confines of the nuclear family. 479 more words


You Can Dress Me Up, But You Can't Take Me Out

I remember vividly that, when Gill and her siblings were young, they used to splatter themselves with food all the time. L’il Sis had a lovely white Swiss cotton dress that she insisted on wearing when she ate orange popsicles. 742 more words


Sense of Urgency

I’d like share with you 1 key take away I have from attending one of our company’s Gen Assemblies. Few years back, our then VP defined urgency as:&nb… 648 more words