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November 2017


Mr H was impressed and a bit weirded out that the piano he is learning on is the very same piano that I started on at the same age! I told him that my Nanny Donald bought it for me... Continue Reading →

Be human

"I've learned people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did. They will never forget how you made them feel." Maya Angelou.   This rings true on so many levels. Make people feel the way you want... Continue Reading →


When I was pregnant with my boys, I craved birth stories. I watched birth shows on tv, read other people's birth recounts. It was like a drug to me!  So if you're a bit weird like me, here are four... Continue Reading →

The village

I had the most amazing day today. My cousin and her partner and sweet little baby are visiting from Switzerland.  All our extended family met up at a local park and we spent hours chatting and hanging out. It was... Continue Reading →

Alone time ruined

Do you ever get time to yourself? Like without any children or friends or partners?  I did today. It was lovely. Took myself to the movies.  But then when the movie was over and I was at the shops running... Continue Reading →

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