The last time…..

I have read many posts lately about the last time. The last time you hold your son’s hand on the school run, the last time you read them a bedtime story.  When they are still…

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Growing chin hair: The Aging Process

Aging can be a real bastard. I remember older women warning me when I was younger to appreciate all I had. My boobs that were pert, my chin that was hairless, my eyesight which was…

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The curious case of the cat and the neighbour….

I have three cats. I don’t give them as much blog attention as Rosie the stupid Labrador.  Predominantly because we don’t really get along as well, and I don’t really want to pander to their…

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The Mother’s Day that was….

My kids are ace. Although don’t let them catch me using that word, as apparently “ace” is terribly out of fashion and utterly cringeworthy when uttered out loud.  Multiplied by a zillion when said by…

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The Time of the Tween

I remember when the kids were little, and I felt like I was drowning in nappies and toddler tantrums. Image courtsey of Shutterstock I always presumed the path of parenting would get easier…. How wrong…

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