Monthly Archives: September 2012

Birthday Parties

DS2 had his first ‘big’ birthday party over the weekend.  He has just started Big School and we promised he could invite everyone in his new class.  He was so excited.  A party at a private venue with him as … Continue reading

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Car Chats can be Very Entertaining

‘Mummy, what language do I speak?’ asked DS1. ‘English’ was my reply, knowing where this was going. Last week we had a letter from the school about the children’s assembly.  The class assembly will focus on the concept of ‘reduce, … Continue reading

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10 Things I Thought I’d Never Say as a Parent….

and these include things I swore I would never say as they were babies…. 1. Because I said so…..(in response to their eternally repeated sentences which always seem to start with ‘why?’) 2. If only I had known what it … Continue reading

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Boosters

Seats, shots……both have featured in our lives in the last few weeks. Finally, I let go of the car seats……up until now I have had the kids in 5 point harness seats which are suitable until the age of 12 … Continue reading

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More Car Chats

‘That’s an adult word’ announced DD speaking to DS2. Lost in music and trying to focus on the ridiculous line of traffic ahead of me, I missed the ‘adult’ word.  But, no need to worry, DD would repeat it continuously … Continue reading

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Car Chats

Driving back home from school DS1 announced he had learned ‘science’ at school.  Confused, as I was pretty sure  ‘science’ was not part of his curriculum, I asked what he had learned. ‘Well, Mummy, if you put cheerios in a … Continue reading

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Loyalty

‘For my next birthday, can I have a ‘Tottendam’ Spurs football kit?’ asked football crazy DS2. I giggle and look to DH who raises his eyes to heaven to reply, ‘DS2, you can’t have every kit of every team you … Continue reading

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