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Everyone loves a poorly executed sequel.

Greetings to all of my Australian, worldwide and potential extra-terrestrial readerships.

I’m not entirely sure that anyone actually reads my inconsistent excuse for a blog, but nevertheless, I’m going to bestow some more wisdom upon you all. 351 more words

Moving back in..

Ok, I know what you’re thinking… I started up the blog again, promising consistent content, and then I take another few days off…

I have an excuse. 387 more words


We're all going on an Easter Holiday...

Thursday 24th March

A long day starting with getting 3 girls plus all the accessories necessary for a week away in a possibly wet and cold environment, requiring clothes, bedding, books & wet weather contingencies, groceries & food, plus an attempt to leave the house clean and tidy. 291 more words


Zen and the art of traveling with four year olds 

Step 1: Never forget that you are not on vacation.

It’s an endurance test, you need to keep everyone on an even keel and the prize is keeping everyone on an even keel (doh!). 374 more words


this woman's work

“I know you have a little life in you yet / I know you have a lot of strength left”

Tomorrow is the most telling day of my work year.   2,069 more words

Small Children

Trading One Today

A very long time ago at some social gathering – you know the kind, one where the wine flows and suddenly everyone is a junior philosopher and you are all solving the world’s problems – someone one asked me if I would ever one tomorrow for one yesterday. 234 more words

This is the girl, all cold and cross

‘And though she be but little, she is fierce.’

My friend Patrick recently sent me a link to the met office’s list of future storm names. 642 more words

Small Things