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The key to Christmas lies in a constantly clear table

The key to Christmas lies in a constantly clear table

I have cracked Christmas.  After all the years of getting tetchy and making sure every card and parcel has been sent, I have come up with a solution to it…

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We assured her we're all rubbish

We assured her we're all rubbish

A friend of mine recently lamented: “I am just not cut out for childcare!” and of course we all rushed to reassure her that we are all rubbish at looking…

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Sickness policy of other parents really bugs me<br />

Sickness policy of other parents really bugs me

I have already ranted on this blog about the absurdity of schools handing out too much praise to kids for having exemplary attendance records. Remember the poor 11 year old…

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So I'm keeping to a budget

So I'm keeping to a budget

Both 2010 and 2009 in our house were scarred by redundancies and job losses, and then, thankfully, new jobs.  I know many other families have been hit by the same…

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I'll take the children there, I think<br />

I'll take the children there, I think

Every morning on my way to work, I walk across London Bridge and far away in the distance I can see the tower of London, where famously Anne Boleyn was…

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