Monthly Archives: September 2012

The other C word

I recently wrote a post about Age and the C word, but I’m talking about a different C word.  A much nicer one (although it still stresses some people out)…. yup it’s Christmas. Whoaaa………hang on, don’t go. I’m not writing … Continue reading

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Baby Names

You spend nearly 9 months thinking about names for your precious child. You go through the name book You create a voting system for you and your partner (that might be just me) – stars out of 5. you get … Continue reading

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Trying for a third child

…or not? How do people make these hard decisions about the number of children to have?  What’s a good number?  Presumably the right number for you is not the same right number for me.  More importantly am I being greedy … Continue reading

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Day 5/Final day of our pretend holiday – London Museums

Quick post tonight. Day 5 was fab. Trip into London (short side trip to buy Pickle new tap shoes) and off to see The Dinosaurs at The Natural History Museum. Pickle needed convincing as it had been nearly 2 years … Continue reading

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Day 4 of our pretend holiday – Legoland

I AM EXHAUSTED, but it’s been fab. Today was Legoland in Windsor and we set off at 9.30am. We arrived and safely navigated the car parks arriving with two excited children (well, one really. The Monster had no idea what … Continue reading

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Day 3 of our pretend holiday – Cycling

After such a fab day yesterday I was really looking forward to Day 3. Unfortunately my hubby woke up feeling decidedly under the weather and groaning a lot, but we just had to get on with it and he would … Continue reading

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Day 2 of our Pretend Holiday – Soft play and Arts and Crafts

Day 2 started much better than yesterday. I woke up hearing the sound of Pickle chatting to her daddy downstairs as he got ready to go to work (this is his only work day this week). I stayed in bed … Continue reading

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