Posted on Mar 5th, 2014 in Life
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For someone who is quite happy on their own I really don’t do work trips very well. I very quickly end up melancholy and reflective, the downside of too much time to yourself to think? Travelling is always...
Posted on Feb 28th, 2014 in Me and Mine
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We’ve been doing an awful lot of this recently, the first sign that spring is springing and we’re in the garden with our wellies and waterproofs on. In fact Matilda will often trot up to us...
Posted on Feb 25th, 2014 in Life
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First an admission, it ‘may’ have been Bracken’s birthday on the 18th and I ‘may’ have forgotten. But hey better late than never right? As I probably say most years when I write...
Posted on Feb 22nd, 2014 in Family
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The lady of the manor: excuse me you’re not allowed to use my laptop
Matilda: but I don’t have my own
The lady of the manor: well that’s because you’re 2!
Sound familiar? I know...
We’re having to choose very carefully the books we read to Matilda at the moment, particularly at bedtime. I don’t know if it’s just an age thing as her imagination develops but she gets...
Posted on Feb 18th, 2014 in Family
, Home improvement
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Did you see it at the weekend? That was spring that was, one whole day of spring and now it’s gone again for another year. Mother Nature has replaced the rest of the spring period with a new season called...