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My Dad – growing up with a rebel

It was one of those lovely post-roast moments on a cold Sunday. The remnants of the previous evening’s drunken shenanigans with friends had finally abated and the hangover hunger was sated by my mum’s Yorkshire puddings. Settling on the sofa as an old film buzzed in the background, the idea of getting packed up and […] Read more…

Down time: doing it now and doing it well

In the past few weeks I’ve started to get a bit anxious. Those small but alarming moments when your heart beats that bit faster than it should. Where you are wound up so tight that the most innocent of misdemeanours can make you snap and snarl at your loved ones. It doesn’t happen often. But […] Read more…

How many ways to say I love you?

Dear Mummy, You know I love you to the moon and back. Let me prove how much: I promise to wake up early everyday (even before the birds) so we can have longer days together. Rather then shout at you and risk waking up the man existing next to you (aka daddy) I will wriggle […] Read more…

To the mummy in the bubble

Hello there How are you? I want to tell you that you are doing an amazing job in raising your children. I know that they are the centre of your world and every decision you make in life has them at the core. I know that you work tirelessly to ensure they will get the […] Read more…

18 ways you know summer is coming

That shower from Game of Thrones are always banging on about the winter, yet here in our tiny isle we are getting ready for the advent of British Summer Time. It is an unique little event that if you blink you could actually miss it. Nevertheless, as we are optimistic souls, we like to have […] Read more…

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