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Childhood Illnesses

There are may reasons I chose to write about childhood illnesses. I watched a TV programme this evening which featured some colleagues who have a very seriously ill daughter. They spend their every waking moment caring for their daughter and … Continue reading

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Jokes for Children

This evening, MiniM had a friend round after school. She had been pestering me for a while, and because I was going to be at home today, I said yes. MiniM and her friend helped prepare dinner and when we … Continue reading

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Police Officers and Parenthood

I am a Police Officer. Sometimes, when I am on holiday, I tell people I work for the Council – it stops all those embarrassing questions and conversations:- “I got stopped for speeding last week. How do I get off … 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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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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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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