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Decision making

Went in to buy flats for work. Came out with a dress and heels… Just one of those days. Advertisements

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scary stuff

I was buying slippers in M&S today (I know, slippers, but my feet get cold in winter and I’m thinking ahead). I got to the front of the queue – there were a lot of people buying slippers today – … Continue reading

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at every turn

Is it just me? I had to go into two shops tonight after work – one was supermarketish (for carrots and celery and chocolate, I was only buying things starting with ‘c’ tonight) and the other was hardwareish (for door … Continue reading

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Family outing

Last night we had a family outing to Ikea. We decided it would be character building for the boys to accompany us whilst we looked for a bedside table and hanging rail for Mouse and a bed for Hairy's room. … Continue reading

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going to have to wait four weeks

Yesterday I made the mistake of thinking that it might do my stuffed up head some good to take it for a walk, it was a gorgeous sunny day, although the layer of snow on the ground as we approached … Continue reading

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Mosaics, old boats and daleks

It was a bit dull this morning, with rain forecast for later in the day (after all that lovely sunshine yesterday as well) so we decided to do touristy in-the-rain activities today. The grand plan was to go to the … Continue reading

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Fridge trouble

Our fridge died today – just after we'd got home from the supermarket. After flipping all the switches, and checking all the connections, we accepted that it was probably new fridge time. Luckily we are a two-fridge family (beer fridge … Continue reading

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dress code

Mouse brought home the standard "you need to order uniform now, before your child grows during the summer" letter from school on Friday. We are (both us as parents and the kids as pupils) consulted on their dress code every … Continue reading

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birthdays and growing

Eldest finally became Blowing out the candles – fast! seventeen on Friday, although the infamous (and worrying) party is not until next weekend. I thought that his approaching adulthood would change his view of birthdays, but no, the traditional bits … Continue reading

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