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Term 3 – are you trying to kill me?

Why didn’t anyone warn me about term 3 of the school year? Forever {although maybe – hopefully? – only kindergarten} to be known as the Term of crying at the drop of a hat/stomping/answering back/yelling/tired but won’t sleep, too tired to get up/dress … Continue reading

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Tag, you’re it!

Tag, you’re it! Sounds like fun, huh? Well, most of the time it is. But sometimes it’s not. Sometimes, it’s bloody hard work being IT. The life of a single parent {in my case single mumma so my default is … Continue reading

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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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Frigging hard work

Some days, being a parent is frigging hard work. Seriously frigging hard work. Like oh my god, when are holidays and why isn’t it Friday yet? hard work. Except you are still a parent on Fridays. And on holidays. Just with less time … Continue reading

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Are we okay?

Thank you for all of your love, support, friendship, positive thoughts, comments, messages and prayers during what has been a very difficult week. Although for certain reasons I can’t go into what is going on in our lives, I wanted … Continue reading

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An (extra)ordinary day

Where oh where is the pause button? I can’t keep up! This was even more obvious to me last Friday when it didn’t seem possible that it had only be four days since I spent a full day with Bubba. … Continue reading

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