Monthly Archives: March 2011

A Shopping Trip

This morning we had a shopping trip, which tells you all about our life at the moment. We started at B&Q. Compost: This is to mix with grass seed and distribute onto the lawn once the moss has been tamed … Continue reading

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A Week to View

I did mean to write this post yesterday, but I had an early night instead, so it’s a day late. In the past week (or eight days, really): I have washed 41 pairs of trousers, shorts and spiderman outfits. I … Continue reading

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A Finished Project

I have finished the Red Flower cross stitch. It is even complete a month earlier than planned because when I was working it out I didn’t take into account that the final quarter (bottom left) doesn’t have nearly as much … Continue reading

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On The Joys of Potty Training

Or Why I wish I had an actual job, paying actual money, so that I could afford for a nanny or a child minder or a day nursery to do the hard graft. Don’t get me wrong, I know I’ve … Continue reading

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Have You Seen the Moon Tonight?

It is fantastic! It’s the biggest brightest moon I’ve ever seen. Apparently today the full moon coincides with the perigee, and is the closest full moon since 1993. You’ll have to wait 20 years to see it this close again.

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Who needs a pet rabbit, when wild ones come to play every day? It’s lovely watching them play in the garden, but I won’t be trying to grow cabbages again this year.

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Maintaining a Tidy Living Room

Last Tuesday we had a new carpet laid in our living room. While the room was empty I noticd a huge difference in the way the children played. Typically they are lazy when in the house. They are completely sedentary … Continue reading

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What Have You Given Up for Lent?

I have to admit I don’t generally give things up for lent. I am more likely to take something up, such as a study book like The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren. I suppose that really involves giving up some … Continue reading

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Bye Bye, Chickens

Our chickens went to a new home today. I was quite sad to see them go but in this uncertain world, one thing that is quite certain is that our next house will not have a large garden. We made … Continue reading

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Women’s World Day of Prayer

This morning I went out to our local Women’s World Day of Prayer. For the first time I was on my own, because Mr 3 was at pre-school, and I decided to take advantage and walk to the chapel. It … Continue reading

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