Monthly Archives: August 2011

Kids not happy. I’m not happy.

Week one of back to routine was a success.  Kids were happy at school, I got tons done at work and enjoyed being back to normal working hours and the house ran more smoothly.  As over the summer I work … Continue reading

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I’m afraid of the dentist

I’m 42 years old less things fear me than they once did. Life experience shows me that I am able to cope with much that is flung at me that once scared me. But I am still afraid of the … Continue reading

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Slipping through my fingers

This week for me is summed up by the ABBA song slipping though my fingers. I have always liked the song but the words have always been far more meaningful to me once I had kids and especially after my … Continue reading

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It was home and away – blisters in both places

Just to update on my last blog did we go home or away for the final week of the holiday? Well as it turned out we sampled the joys of both the Lakes and the Borders and opted for away … Continue reading

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Home or Away?

We are taking the last week of the holiday off. We always do and it’s really the last relaxation and family time before we all go back to routine and we head for cooler climes. Though I will still be … Continue reading

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No routine is great – but!

I am now into the final week of juggling looking after the kids and work.   It’s only three weeks that I do the juggling act as we are off for three weeks of the holidays. I must admit I look … Continue reading

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