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Parenting Organisational Skills

I’ve always been quite an organised person, but becoming a parent brings a whole new meaning to the term organised, that requires a whole new set of organisational skills. September is one of my favourite times of year.  The start of the new academic year always feels like the time to get organised.  I love […] Read more…

House Rules

I have this sign in my house.  House Rules.  I love the sentiment behind it. Although in reality I don’t think the house rules are that straightforward or clear-cut.  In fact there seem to be many sub-clauses and loopholes to the house rules…     Love One Another Even when you think I am being […] Read more…

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I Must Remember That

The husband often says that my brain never switches off.  He’s not wrong.  My catchphrase is ‘I must remember that…’  Well that and “please watch where you are going.” It’s a constant buzz of activity going on up there.  Mostly it’s a never-ending to do list interspersed with thoughts of chocolate and Gerard Butler, and […] Read more…

Parenting Badges

A while ago I wrote a post called the Mummy Badge.  I spoke about when my small people were tiny, and I had to go somewhere without them, it felt like I was missing a limb.  I wanted everyone to know I was a mum.  In hindsight the bags under my eyes and slightly deranged […] Read more…

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