Category Archives: Award & Memes

10 things to do lying down

When the doctor told me he had signed me off work for 4 weeks with no sitting, no driving and no lifting after an operation on a herniated spinal disk, I was horrified; one month out doesn’t fit in to … Continue reading

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No Child Born To Die – Save The Children and Pass It On

Yesterday, for the first time ever, I took my four year old son with me to an evening birthday party. It was an extravagant affair with food and a reputable live-band. He was in his element – enchanted every grown-up … Continue reading

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You know you’re a Mum when …

Last night I returned home from two weeks in the UK without my little one. In some ways it was great just to be me-the-me, as opposed to me-the-mummy for a little while and, in actual fact, I really do … Continue reading

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I am Grumpy

I have been tagged again – thank you! to both Chris at Thinly Spread and JulieB at The Sardine Tin who ahem, in a very lovely and supportive way, have given me an alternative medium to express my disquiet at … Continue reading

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Kreativ Blogger – 7 Things About Me

I received this, my first ever blogger award-thingy a couple of days ago which actually really bowled me over.  I hope I can earn it by saying something worthwhile to someone at some point along the way. It came from … Continue reading

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