Tag Archives: family

Katie’s Birth Story: Letting Go

Thankyou for checking out my blog. This post is one which I’ve written as the first of a few exploring our birth & breastfeeding experiences. I think this is closely linked to our parenting style & our decision to peruse … Continue reading

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Funky Follow Your Dreams

I am very happy to share with you hubby’s poster for our daughter’s schools Advent Fair (below) in December. Here is the finished poster, and below it is the image for the back of the accompanying A5 promotional flyer. Having … Continue reading

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Celebrating Festivals

As part of the Michaelmas Term a Harvest Lunch was held at our daughters school this weekend. Each festival has a community lunch associated with it, responsibility for the lunches changes from class to class throughout the year. The blessing … Continue reading

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Knitting Momma

Ok so I’m totally addicted to knitting now. Here are some squares I’m making for a blanket for our daughter. I’m loving experimenting with various different needle lengths and sizes, as well as the size and chunkiness and consistency of … Continue reading

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Love Thy Cat

I first fell for a cat at my Granny’s house. Norman was a heavy set tortoise shell with serious eyes and a cheeky, knowing wavy tail. I would watch his behaviour curiously. During the night Norman the cat and Toby … Continue reading

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Aloe aloe aloe

We were gifted five aloe vera plants six months ago (thankyou freecycle), and since then I’ve been able to grow thirty new plants from the new shoots. Freecycle is an international web based organisation which allows users to gift their … Continue reading

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In knead of a good home

We made bread this afternoon after school. Our daughter loved the magic ring game, singing with her eyes closed whilst we kneaded the dough and then she had to guess who had the ring when she opened her eyes. She … Continue reading

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