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Family traditions (Vlogtober day 21)

Most of our family traditions are to do with Christmas but since filming I have remembered that every night I say ‘love you oodles’ and the kids reply ‘little poodles’ 🙂 My parents used to say it and now I do too: routine or tradition?

Teenagers #Blogtober day 20

I do not look back on my teenage years with much affection :'( The early teens were blighted by the agonising arrival of periods, hideous metal braces on my teeth that prevented me eating due to the pain, friendship issues that would take forever to write about. Going to my 20 year school reunion this […]

Secrets #Blogtober17 day 19

Shhh… can you keep a secret? I am not going to reveal any secrets (not actually sure I have any!) My little sister was always hopeless at keeping a secret. She used to ask me if she could tell me what my presents were every Christmas and birthday! Secrets come in all shapes and sizes, […]

Relaxation #Blogtober17 day 18

Errr. I’m a parent. Relaxing doesn’t happen! Actually that isn’t true. The problem is that when I do have 5 minutes of freedom, me-time, peace that doesn’t need to be filled with chores, work or blogging I feel guilty. Yep, the dreaded mum guilt steps in to make me feel bad 🙁 I feel selfish […]