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Broken

At some point this weekend, I felt like I was on one of those awful tabloid, sensationalist television programs. You know the ones that show the parent of the child who is utterly out of control? The child who you … Continue reading

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Dear Tuesday

I’m not even joking when I write any of this. I’m sitting on the couch having a Pinot. I know it’s only Tuesday, but I’m blaming Tuesday for it. It started off pretty well … but then I got out of … Continue reading

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The quintessential fantasy fireman

A little heart starter for your Monday. Between the face plant and hospital, we just happened to bump into a truck full of firemen. For reals. Yes, yes, I know! And no, I didn’t chase it down. We’d stopped so I … Continue reading

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One of the worst things you can say to your preschooler

I read an article in the past couple of weeks {which I can’t find now to reference} that listed the top worst things you can say to your small child. One of them was hurry up. Dear person who wrote the … Continue reading

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How’s you?

Today is R U OK? day in Australia. The R U OK? Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation asks Australia to be even better mates to end suicide. There are almost 2,500 suicides in Australia each year. We have one of the highest rates of … Continue reading

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From the back seat

A couple of bubba-isms to brighten your mid week. With a bonus one to make you realise that parenting is all about having no shame, no secrets, and no privacy. Love Bug has recently been very firm with her love. She’ll hold … Continue reading

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What makes you happy?

Here are some of the moments in each of the past 8 days which have made me happy. Are you playing along with #100happydaysagain? It’s the photo challenge to follow on from either #100happydays or #100morehappydays. Taking a moment to focus on … Continue reading

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