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My baby turned 6 years old last week.  Just when I was getting used to her being 5, along comes 6 to throw me off balance and again make me wonder where all that time […]

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The first day

Today my little girl started primary school.  She woke up and raced into my room to wake me for cuddles, and we watched the sun rise out the window.  She went up to the glass […]

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Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of […]

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Seven sleeps

I love that all the important things are now measured in sleeps! Christmas has always been my favourite time of year, and even more so with Sophia to share it with. Every day brings for […]

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I never imagined having such overwhelming love for someone I had just met. The way I felt in our room all alone that night, watching her sleep, wondering how she could really be mine. How […]

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Happy Easter to you

Wishing you a very happy Easter, with love from Mel, Andrew & Sophia (and her bunny) x

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Four times around the sun

And the long-awaited day came – the 17th day of March, St Patrick’s Day, and the fourth birthday of my beautiful fairy princess girl.  Despite my pleadings last night that she stop growing, she woke […]

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My own myth

Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.  ~ Rumi …… I’ve had an amazing journey through 2012.  The time has passed so quickly and yet, I feel […]

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All I want for Christmas

I don’t want a lot for Christmas There is just one thing I need I don’t care about the presents Underneath the Christmas tree I just want you for my own More than you could […]

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My bunny

Happy Easter to you all! With love from Mel, Andrew, and Sophia bunny xo    

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