Category Archives: firsts

School for two

I remember quite vividly writing my blog post about C finishing pre-school.  At the time I was feeling pretty raw to the fact that ‘milestones’ with kids come and go in what can feel like the blink of an eye. … Continue reading

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In praise of the plastic monstrosity and our boy

I’m happy to say that since my last blog post LMM is sleeping much better at night but that will be another blog post. Today I want to write about the inquisitive, perceptive and mobile little guy he is blossoming … Continue reading

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Night Terrors

The high octave of her cry jolted us from sleep. I picture whispers in black and white; this sound surged in red hot color yet made me shiver at the same time. This was not the quiet cry of a … Continue reading

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What a smacker!

Kisses! Big, noisy, smacking kisses. That is newest treat that LLC has started dishing out this last week. She gives them, really puckering up her lips and planting one on our lips or cheek. She even blows them, with the … Continue reading

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Making friends with Calpol

Medicine and drugs may fly off the shelves in the USA at the pace pharmaceutical companies court doctors and politicians but I’ve never been one for popping pills unless I genuinely need to. Where there’s a real need, I’m pro-medicine. … Continue reading

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