Category Archives: this week

and now

Our new view – rolling hills, cabbage trees and, at night, fluttering city lights. Not only have we moved on from our wee cottage overlooking the harbour, but we are now (mostly) moved in to a sprawling Villa on the … Continue reading

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a funny thing happened

A strange thing happened the other day – I finished my book and looked over at my bedside table and it was empty. Ok, that may not seem that odd to most of you, but for me there is usually a rather … Continue reading

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sometimes up, sometimes down

Hands up who likes me.. ‘The Party’ Comedian Rik Mayall has passed away, aged only 56. I am so saddened by this news, what a comic genius he was, what a loss. I feel, as I’m sure many of you … Continue reading

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this week – 4/52

Reuben – somewhere along the way he has learnt to skim stones. We’re not sure when he was taught this, or by whom. It was probably at a school camp, or maybe a day spent hanging out with his friends. … Continue reading

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this week – 3/52

Reuben – I love that even though he is about to turn 13 he still has quiet moments in his room playing with Lego. Mia – wakes up early every morning and sneaks into the lounge to watch tv while … Continue reading

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this week – 2/52

Mia: Even though it’s holidays this week has been insanely busy with Simon and myself working lots of days and long hours. Sunday was my only break for the next 9 days, and my lovely children left me to sleep … Continue reading

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this week – 1/52

There are a lot of things I want to do with this blog – changes, shake ups – and I have spent a lot of time in the past month or so thinking about what it is I want this … Continue reading

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