10th February 2008

Its been a funny old weekend here, Sunday night and the house is quiet so I thought I would catch up online. My husband today went to take some rubbish to the dump and get the car washed – five hours later he got home. Meanwhile no1 son and I had been taking it in …

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Holiday Woes

Just how difficult do you think it would be to book a holiday or vacation as the Americans call it. Well, apparantly it is – with four children our choices are somewhat limited, and what would happen when the next baby comes along. We just want to go to the Canaries in May, a short …

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4th February 2008

Its been ages since I updated all my friends … So here I go. To sum it all up in as few words as possible as I am sure you dont want to read lengthy explanations as to where I have been and what I have been doing. First things first, Mag got his transfer …

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31st January 2008

Well this week has been eventful in some ways to say the least. Its less than 48 hours to go until Mag gets his transfer exam results. With that in mind and the fact we need to decide within a week or what direstion his next years education will go. We have looked at two …

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16th January 2008

Looks like we have a budding chef in our house! Mag made dinner for us last night and we all survived, joking, it turned out well. here is his recipe Sausage Pasta Bake What you need good pack of fat sausages 3 carrots olive oil some paprika ketchup BBQ sauce pasta cheese Cook a half …

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15th February 2008

My two girls are a hoot, and everyday they come out with something new especially baby Sol who isn’t really a baby anymore. Sol’s speech seems to have suddenly exploded the last while, she repeats virtually everything you say to her and I am pleased as its a far cry from how she was just …

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13th January 2008

Not that I mind – advice that is. We home educate, and as a family we always have our ears open to new ideas and things.This little mini rant is about a friend, who shall remain nameless and has experienced the ups and downs of the difficult and long drawn out decision to home educate. …

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Saturday 12th January

I am so tired today, was up too late last night doing stuff in the house and on the net. My own fault really, I did brighten up this evening once the children went to bed. It has been a busy few days with DH being away, he left on Wednesday morning at 5.30am and …

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Explain That!

Well here I am after 11pm, and the day is almost over. Awoke early this morning to the chorus of hungry children lamenting about how they will die if they don’t eat. As if! My step father stayed with us last night as my husband was away on business so he was good in helping …

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