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Blackberry ban

I have taken the bull by the horns and put daughter one's Blackberry in temporary exile. It has taken over daughter one's life. Her excuse is that all 12 year…

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A triumph of planning

This weekend the event that daughter three has been waiting for since before Christmas has finally arrived. Her sleepover seventh birthday extravaganza. The birthday is entirely inspired by daughter one's…

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Related tags: Birthday | Sleepover

No adults in sight

It's been a long, child-centred weekend. I don't think I've actually spoken face to face to an adult for over 48 hours and the toddler's been waking up at the…

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Waiting for the weekend

So there I was the whole week waiting anxiously for the weekend to come and it turns out that so was daughter three, but for entirely different reasons. I was…

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Sleepover "fun"

Daughter one is 12 this week and is already showing teen-ish symptoms. On Friday, I picked her up from school. I admit that I arrived the customary three minutes late,…

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Related tags: Birthday | Sleepover