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Christmas lurgy

It's Christmas therefore I must by rights succumb to the winter lurgy. I was doing fine till Monday. Daughter two was sick last week and spent her sister's 15th birthday…

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Related tags: Christmas | Flu

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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End of term hysteria

It's the last week of term and people are bordering on hysteria. The week began badly. Daughter two could barely walk after doing a handstand and forgetting her gymnastics injury.…

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DIY in Patagonia

DIY in Patagonia

The other day I was sitting in the garden in the warm sunshine (it's summer here in Argentina) when my son walked past, a saw in one hand and a…

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Related tags: Argentina | DIY

First eye test

Ony son had his first eye test on Monday. He was fairly excited, given that it involves talking about letters, his main obsession since starting school. He has also seen…

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Related tags: Eye test | Optician