Tag Archives: children

Am I Mean?

This is just a quick post about something that irritates the hell out of me.  Door to Door Charity collectors!  I’m cooking the dinner, playing with my children, working or simply doing nothing, minding my own business in my own … Continue reading

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Year 6 – The Last Half-Term

What the hell is the point of the last half term in Year 6? If you are the parent of a child just finishing primary school or you have older kids and have already been there, seriously – what’s the … Continue reading

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Am I a Carer?

As a disabled person, who is also the partner of a disabled person and the mother of two disabled children am I also a carer? In terms of some of the definitions used I am.  But what does that mean? … Continue reading

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There is nothing like a cuddle

On Friday night I got a cuddle:)  I was going to tell you about it at the weekend, but I ran out of time.  Anyway, it was a real, snuggly cuddle and it was with my 11 year-old B. So … Continue reading

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#AMileForAutism

This post is linked to @charlotte2218 and her project #AMileForAutism.  You can read more about this project on Charlotte’s blog 365 Miles. Essentially the idea is that today (8 July 2012) families are being asked to do #AMileForAutism.  The idea … Continue reading

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School Induction Nerves

So, we’re off to High School this evening.  This is our first official induction visit.  Mums and Dads and Kids.  First the children will be split into their tutor groups and taken off to classrooms whilst us parents are given … Continue reading

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Balance

I can’t do ‘balance’ Whether its ‘stand on one leg’ kind of balance or ‘life balance’ kind of balance.  It doesn’t matter which, I’m crap at both. I get an idea and I’m hooked, I can’t do things by half … Continue reading

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