Monthly Archives: April 2010

Everybody needs good neighbours!

H had the devil in him today! Think this is a direct result of having mum over to stay for the last 2 weeks (she lives abroad – highly inconsiderate of her!).  He’s had every single bit of her attention (as all … Continue reading

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Is it really wrong……….

…………to use your own child for your own ‘mild’ amusement?!!

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Sounds of a Sunday…..

Listening to Darren making H giggle in the room next to me while I tap on the keyboard…..

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Tax Credits – Get what you’re entitled to!

My first BIG lesson on being a working mum – GET WHAT YOU’RE ENTITLED TO!!  Whether you think you’re entitled to it or not, it is worth a call to the Inland Revenue – Helpline 0845 300 3900 (open 8am … Continue reading

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Monkey Puzzle – Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler

H was in an adorable mood today!  Really chatty (no IDEA what he was supposed to be saying of course!) and especially smiley!  I found his Monkey Puzzle book (Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler) which we hadn’t seen for some … Continue reading

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On a Roll

Great week work-wise this last week……….work I’ve been doing speculatively is paying off for those I’ve been doing it for. It’s taken nearly 6 months to get here, so about blimin time! As a family, we’ve struggled more than me … Continue reading

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Catch up

Over a month! Good grief! How did I ‘lose’ a month?! Let’s think……business trip to Portugal (result!)….took H with me and mum babysat for 2 days at her place (she lives there…result number 2!) while I stayed in a villa … Continue reading

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