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The best job ever

As I lie awake at a stupid hour due to chronic pain my mind is wandering. Later today I’m off to finish the last of our back to school shopping. Only little bits to get, socks and a P.E bag … Continue reading

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The parent’s guidebook didn’t warn me about this.

Being a parent isn’t easy. Yes you can buy books that guide you through conception to adulthood. Yet they don’t prepare you for the emotional impact of parenthood. From the first moment you see this precious little thing you are … Continue reading

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A Little at a Time

Letting go isn’t easy as a parent. Our instincts shout “protect and keep safe”. Keep them close, never out of your sight. It’s easy when they are babies they depend on you for everything and cannot get up and walk … Continue reading

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The important things.

Being a mom is in my eyes the greatest gift I could ever ask for. Yet at times I know I forget this. I get caught up in the squabbling the laundry the homework that I forget to just enjoy … Continue reading

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Time with my baby

Yesterday was one of those days I am truly grateful for. With one child at contact, two teenagers doing their own thing. I got to spend some quality time with my baby. Maybe I shouldn’t be calling her my baby … Continue reading

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