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institutional disfunctionality

This post will probably be a bit of a long-winded rant, but I feel the need to. Rant that is. Almost a month ago I rather light-heartedly posted that Handsome was going into hospital for a few days, for a … Continue reading

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I am probably a heavy object

Handsome goes into hospital tomorrow, and hopefully will come home in the evening for several weeks’ worth of recuperation. During said period of mending, he is specifically not allowed to drive, work with machinery or do heavy lifting. There goes … Continue reading

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the children are no longer children

Tomorrow Mouse does not go back to school. It feels quite strange that I no longer have a child of school age, and not only that, but I realised today that I won’t even know any of the kids at … Continue reading

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The biggest catch-up in the history of blogging – or I have got an excuse or two up my sleeve, honestly…

I really didn’t mean to leave this as long as I have, but there have been a few incidents and accidents, hints and allegations – and then after that, every time I looked at the page I felt guilty and … Continue reading

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Status report update

1. Fence 2. Handsome's back 3. Road works 4. Mouse's exams I knew I had finally succumbed to the hereditary gardening gene today, when I realised that I would actually rather be finishing the abstract-wave-pattern chicken-prevention fence than working – … Continue reading

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Stay-at-home husband

Handsome was supposed to be going away on a school trip leaving Mouse and me in perfect peace to fend for ourselves for a week. However, with his bags almost packed and the sun cream ready to be slathered on, … Continue reading

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snow, snow, snow

It snowed overnight on Thursday, so everything was looking really pretty on Friday morning when I got up. I was just thinking to myself that it was a perfect day for sitting in the passenger seat of the car on … Continue reading

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