Green Smoothies & Complicit or Compliant Husbands

Who doesn’t love a good smoothie? Right? I mean what’s not to love about smoothies? All that fruity (and veggie) goodness pulverised into a refreshing glass of unadulterated honest wholesomeness. I’ll tell you who. My husband. That’s who. Is it me or are the proportions of this pic’ a bit…

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I Scream, You Scream, We ALL Scream for Ice Cream….and wine

My Holiday CheckList Passport Accommodation/travel vouchers needed Clothes & Toiletries Suncream, beachwear & other pharaphenelia Books, Lego, DVDs An entire years wages for counselling post holiday – covering stress & post holiday blues issues. The following years wages to spend on ice-cream whilst actually on holliers. Truth. What with all the new fangled…

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Bite the Bullet – Summer’s Rollin’ in

The sun has made an appearance again this morning. I am so happy!!! I think most people will agree that life most certainly is easier when the weather is fine. (Is that an Irish expression? A fine day…..I can’t imagine Elizabeth in Buckingham using the expression…hhhmmm). And there is nothing…

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The incident with the baby & the facecloth

Today I reached a new low. Yes there are all the jokes about the precious 1st child versus “reared in the backseat 2nd, 3rd or 4th child”. And my house is no different to the hundreds and thousands of others out there. Until today. Today we reached a new, unprecedented…

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BulletProof solution

3rd born descended into this world on Stephen’s night last year and to say that things have been a bit crazzzzzy in my life has been an understatement. Lying on my sofa wearing my brand spanking new Christmas maternity top for probably the 5th time in 7 days (at 39 weeks pregnant…

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