@Charity @Humanity @Motherhood

    What can we do?

    August 19, 2016

    As I watched the 10 o’clock news last night (on World Humanitarian Day) and saw the horrific pictures of 5 year old Omran Daqneesh sitting staring at the blood in his hand, in shock, alone in the back of an ambulance in Aleppo my heart broke. How is this happening again, how were the horrific images of Aylan Kurdi washed up on a beach in Turkey last year not enough trigger change. How many more of these heart breaking images…

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    Oh boobs to it…

    The this is your life of my boobs… Age 11 I was desperate for them, sock stuffing and all that jazz awaiting the arrival of what I felt would be the holy grail of…

    August 6, 2016
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    @Child #1 @Motherhood

    Parenting Ground Hog Day…

    There are days with children when it feels like you’re staring in your very own Ground Hog Day film, nothing you do is right, even if you do everything they ask…. It started as…

    August 2, 2016
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    @Child #1 @School

    Not a fan….

    School tester days with a needy kid… So we did it last week, finally after weeks of hearing of my friend’s children loving their tester sessions at school and being really excited about the…

    July 27, 2016
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    @Child #1 @Motherhood @Travel

    ET Phone home….

    The things that a three year old feels are worth a phone call; or indeed a session of show and tell. So recently we’ve been lucky enough to go on a few days out,…

    July 14, 2016
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    Have you ever let go for a second?

    I like the rest of the world was so sad to hear the news of the shooting of the silverback gorilla Harambe at Cincinnati zoo, when a three year old boy fell into his…

    June 3, 2016
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    I’m not O.K.

    … And that’s O.K to say…. So it’s been quiet on the blogging front for a few weeks. I’ve tried; I’ve sat staring at a blank screen and tried to write a jovial post…

    May 18, 2016
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    @Motherhood @Working Mums

    Enjoy your day off…

    Every Tuesday and Thursday without fail someone will say this to me as I leave the office for the day. Actually it’s more as they leave the office for the day as I’m never…

    April 27, 2016
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    Confessions of a Domestic Slut…

    So last weekend my friend moved house and helping her move and get her shit together in turn inspired me to get my/our shit together – that coupled with the fact Mr B has…

    April 21, 2016