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September 17, 2017
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I Cried When My Daughter Stopped Believing In Fairies

I had heard of growing pains but never knew that they happened to grown up people too. The pain of watching your child outgrow an idea, a safety port, a  whole area in her world where magic and a world of little people existed. This  weekend we had  a bit […]
September 16, 2017
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The Moment You Realise Happiness Is Fleeting

As I edge my way nervously towards 40, I have come to accept a few inalienable truths – I should really stop eating large amounts of bread, I should stay off bouncy castles and I may just be too old now to become a Goonie. But most importantly I have […]
September 15, 2017
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Didn’t I Give Birth To You Already?

It’s been a hard day. One of those “I-wanna-crawl-out-of-my-own-skin-and-run-away-screaming” kinda days. I am not, and never have been, a marsupial mum. I wasn’t born with a pouch out front or as part of a tree dwelling family, so after nine months of carrying my babies, when they finally popped out […]
September 15, 2017
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These Are The Golden Days….Aren’t They?

I have a poster on the wall in my house. It is golden letters against a white backdrop that reads; ‘These are the golden days’. I got it framed in one of those cool places where everyone has designer beards, funky glasses and trendy clothes. I hung it right in […]

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