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A Busy Day Update

Yesterday I didn’t post my updates as I was tired when I got home, I just settled and surfed for a little while. The morning was Sol’s blood test to check her kidney function. She was very brave, we had applied the numbing cream that she had been prescribed and the nurse sprayed her arm […]

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Our Wee Village

In Northern Ireland we have a special little language. A lot of our words are derived from Ulster Scots language, and some areas it is used more than others. It’s funny because I lived in Scotland for a few years as a child, and now I currently live in Northern Ireland, I think I’m a […]

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The Show Must Go On

This just happens to be the calm before the storm. The children are in a pantomime this week, it’s a 2.5 hour show which has four performances between Thursday and Saturday. They have been rehearsing twice a week for months and the past two weeks it has been almost every single night. Despite the tiredness […]

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Butter and Boots

So much to share about my day. It’s a Saturday and I had planned on a lie in but other half was wide awake from early. He made us an early cup of tea and that meant we were up! He wanted to go to the gym, but I declined and stayed home while he […]

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Shrove Tuesday

It’s Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as pancake day, Fat Tuesday or Mardi Gras. Shrove Tuesday is the day before Ash Wednesday which is otherwise known as the day that Lent starts. On Shrove Tuesday we traditionally use up and feast on all the rich foods before Lent. In our house the children are all brave […]

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Fork Handles

Four candles, not fork handles like that Two Ronnie sketch we all love. Go and look on YouTube if you are wondering what I am talking about. My husband was working in a town about 30 miles away and there’s a decent shopping centre near it so he offered to take us and drop us […]

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The best Job

I have currently got the best job. I just opened a little store, nothing fancy but everything in it is pretty and girly. It's new, and I have been working hard getting it organised and ready for the opening tomorrow. Previously I sold baby things and was a power seller on eBay and sold privately […]

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