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New Milestone: Starting Nursery - It's Tough (On The Parents).

I’ve bought the uniform, the name labels (although I’ve put them in a safe place and they are currently m.i.a.), new shoes, a backpack. 

If it’s on the list, she has it.  650 more words

Parenting

The Fear

I’m lying on my couch, mildly hungover, and I can smell cheese. I mean CHEESE. Serious cheese of the raclette kind. I can’t, however, locate the source of the overwhelming, not entirely unpleasant emanation. 726 more words

Anxiety

Don't Open That Door

Too late! What’s been kept hidden is starting to pour out and I have no way to stop it. Besides, to do so would dishonor that which must be allowed to roam free. 479 more words

A Writer's Voice

I love singing, but I don’t for a minute think I’m Maria Callas, simply because I sing.

Please listen, quietly and privately, then feel free to delete or dismiss what I have to say, as you wish.

When I was young, growing up in London, the IRA (Irish Republican Army) launched a campaign of terror in my hometown. 1,270 more words

Why do you choose not to go out?

So I have already explained my dilemma in PJ’s & Wine: Is this what I have to look forward to?. I like chill nights and I like going out, but I find that these days I have limited alternatives to the PJ’s & Wine option…I feel like I am being backed into a corner. 374 more words

Going Out