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Things You Should Know

September 29, 2010


I never know exactly what will happen, I’m not blessed with the power of foresight and in some respects I never want to be but I do know that if I wasn’t here then there are certain things I would want my son to know. I love you – I always have from the first […]

Who’s in School With Our Children?

September 27, 2010


Remember being a child and your parents have the news on TV?  I do, and I always remember thinking “God this is boring, stick the cartoons back on”, after all what child really understands that the news is one of the many avenues that keep us informed about what is going on and that is […]

Ready in 10

September 23, 2010


How can anyone define the art of getting ready in 10 mins? it does make me laugh when I think about all the times I’ve tried and failed but since I’ve had to get up at 4.30am to drive nearly 98 miles every day I have managed to do it and I do manage to leave the […]

I drive a Clio not a Ferrari – so BACK off!

September 14, 2010


I realise that by actually being on the road I take my life into my hands on a daily basis but I also put it in the hands of everyone else on the road as they do with theirs. Why then is it that some people actually have no regard for their life or anyone […]

Take One Face and Iron Carefully

September 9, 2010


Driving back from work today, I did something which I often do and especially because I get a lot of thinking time when I’m driving (which isn’t always a good thing because before I got this blog I would quite often have a conversation with myself in the car, yes I do look like the […]

Things I should do but never have the time….

September 8, 2010


Have you ever found that when you really want to do something you just find the time to do it, yet if you reflect on all the things you should do, you just say I will get to that in….. and rarely actually do? I find that I’m a little in between that statement because […]

Winning the War against the Pre-Teen Years

September 3, 2010


My son is now 11 years old and somewhere along the years the apple of my eye just suddenly grew up.  Yes, I know he’s only 11 but his thoughts and actions are way beyond anything I ever imagined they would be at this stage in his life. From the moment I knew he was coming […]