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Christmas Presents for Children

Well, where do I start? We have had a busy time since my last post. MrsM came home from Kabul. We went to Lapland to see Father Christmas. And we had a quiet family Christmas. Is there such a thing?

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Children and Food

I thought I would write this post about Children and eating, and any fads they may have. By ‘Fads’, I am referring to not liking a particular food one week, but loving it the next. I should make mention of … Continue reading

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Tooth Fairies and Childhood

I thought I should update the story. Regular readers will remember that MiniM was going for a sleepover at her friend’s house. I talked yesterday about what she had packed to take with her. To read that post go here

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Sleepovers

MiniM is going to a sleepover tonight. I know this today, because every 20 minutes or so today, she asks “Is it 3 o’clock yet?” She is being collected at 3pm. I also know she’s going for a sleepover tonight, … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Au Pairs

Normally, my posts have some sort of morale attached to them, you know the sort of thing. I write a story about something cute MiniM has said and link it to some facet of modern life. Well, I’m going to … Continue reading

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Birthday girls

Today is a big day in our household. It’s Birthday day. MrsM and MiniM share the same birthday, which for me as a mere man, is a Godsend. When you have one excited little girl in the house that starts … Continue reading

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In the beginning

An alternative title to this would be “How MiniM was made”‘ but let’s not go there! This post came about, because someone I know told me that his partner was pregnant after a few months of trying. So I thought … Continue reading

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MiniM beats her fears

We spent most of last week and the weekend, watching the RAIN. We alternated between thinking about building a big boat and heading to the zoo to collect our animals, and grumbling about the wettest drought in history. Eventually, on … Continue reading

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