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All who wander are probably as lost as I was

Handsome was Pedalling for Scotland today – fifty miles from Glasgow to Edinburgh. He was originally going to do the hundred mile ‘sportive’ route, but decided a few weeks ago that his knees just weren’t up to the task… Just … Continue reading

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did someone say that kids don’t read any more?

Mouse is going into Glasgow tomorrow to see the ubiquitous John Green on his tour for The Fault in Our Stars – so are several of the kids I work with. He has, apparently, sold out the Glasgow Concert Hall. … Continue reading

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I love my son, but he may well be unique

Mouse is releasing his pent-up stress about his Higher English tomorrow by doing ‘The Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy’ down the hall, complete with sung falsetto accompaniment, twinkling feet and tossing golden locks. I’ve just sent him to do another … Continue reading

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finally he has a bed to sleep in, on his own floor

Saturday was a truly moving experience for us… we moved Hairy into his new flat in Glasgow. Finally, he is sleeping on his own floor, rather than other peoples'. He seems quite happy with the flat, and apart from the … Continue reading

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Worrying again

Hairy went back to university on Monday evening – by Tuesday evening he was officially homeless. He was supposed to be (and I was worrying enough about this bit) sleeping on a friend's floor for two weeks until the flat … Continue reading

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Rainy day in Glasgow

On the last weekend before school restarts, I took a day off and we headed to Glasgow to see the daleks at my favourite art gallery – or is it a museum? Kelvingrove doesn't seem to be able to make … Continue reading

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