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A Ninja turtle with specs

Only son thinks Christmas has come early. He's sitting next to be in his new Ninja Turtle pjs [an early present from his uncle in Australia] and he's watching Barbie…

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Birthdays and politics

It was my birthday on Monday. Monday is not a very good day to have a birthday. It was also only son's first long day at school and it didn't…

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Balloon race

One birthday party down, one to go. Daughter three had her birthday barbacue this weekend. It comes two weeks before only son's birthday for which preparations are already under way.…

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Spanish exchange

We're into day three of the week and already daughter one is in Spain, daughter three has celebrated her birthday and daughter two has done about 10 SATs. Plus we…

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This is a big week. Daughter two begins SATs. Daughter one is going on a Spanish exchange. Daughter three's birthday is on Tuesday and only son has a parents' evening…

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