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WFD

Ah, the joys of World Book Day. No matter how much you admire it in principle and wallow in the whimsy of children’s books, nothing quite prepares you for the morning itself, in which you have to get ready for work, whilst … Continue reading

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Here comes the sun

I ought to be writing about the kids and our lovely visit to Grandma’s but I have much rambling to do first, on the topic of loftiness. Most importantly – Oh joyous day! The scaffolding is supposedly coming down today and … Continue reading

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Ho Ho NO!

If I had one Christmas wish this year,  it would be for Father Christmas to kindly absent himself from my neighbourhood and give us all a nice, long break (maybe a few years) before coming back. It’s not that I object to … Continue reading

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Delayed grabification

Never one to waste a decent pun (thank you, G) I thought I’d mention that we’ve finally got around to providing Mildred with a grab-station (aka one of those baby playmats with lots of dangly things over it). I thought … Continue reading

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Daddy Finger

Where, in the name of Hell, did this song come from? I swear it didn’t exist when I was little. So how can it be that the Microbe has managed to find a playlist containing approximately 200,000 versions of it … Continue reading

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My act hasn’t changed much…

Millybags had her first outing today wearing a hat that I made from the leftover yarn from one I knitted for the Microbe at the same age. It’s almost the same hat – except his had stripes + tassels and hers has … Continue reading

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Everything but the girl

So – enough about Thing 2…  here’s one about a boy. This week, he’s discovered Frozen. He’s very late to the party, but at last is able to converse with the girls at nursery on their specialist topic. It’s the first time … Continue reading

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