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Self hosting

Scarily/excitingly (*delete as appropriate), I’ve decided to go self hosted.  It’s all work in progress at the moment (and is turning out to be harder to do myself than I’d hoped – why, why, why is there not one simple … Continue reading

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Choosing and learning names

When you pick a name there’s lots of questions you ask yourself, unless you just go with the name you’ve always loved and always intended.  What do you like and hate in names (eg alliteration with surname and other family … Continue reading

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Nearly new – more hard work, bargains and fun

Yesterday saw me again doing a volunteering stint at our local NCT nearly new sale.  Even though it means a knackering day of hard work, and missing N while he gets looked after (this time by Grandma), I enjoy doing … Continue reading

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Selling sites and cheeky mares

  I’m a big fan of getting a bargain and I also like making money from selling unwanted items on (always good to get something back, although I’ll tend to lend things on if I know people are following behind … Continue reading

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Poo and working from home

Apologies now for the tmi…we’ve had an awful lot of poo the week from N. As it’s predominantly the stink and colour that’s so vile I’m now tending towards the ‘teething’ poo theory rather than him actually being ill.  As … Continue reading

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New lappy

Whoop, yay…we have lift off.  Err, well new laptop anyway (much to OH’s dismay as it means I’ll be back on it lots!) So expect all those backed up posts I’d been planning over the last few weeks

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Sunday sourness

Today we had to nip to the supermarket (again!), had a choice of car parking space due to no-one really knowing that it was open longer hours on Sundays due to the Olympics relaxation of trading hours, so was able … Continue reading

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Toddler training

It’s great having a toddler…if you train them well, you can have your own little servant. We’ve not got quite that far but N does have a touch of it about him. He likes being given instructions especially if he … Continue reading

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What makes one group work and another not?

Over the past year and a half Nathaniel & I have been to lots of different baby & toddler groups.  We were lucky at the beginning having had a group of good NCT friends where we could all agree to … Continue reading

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Babies at work

It was a while ago now that the tv show was on, but there was recently a documentary on BBC2 about a company who trialled an American work idea of having parents bring their babies into work with them.  The … Continue reading

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