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Bedsocks and Broomsticks

I remember Bedknobs and Broomsticks from the 1970s, one of the many Disney part animated offerings that were very popular at the time. But my title is not a typo, I’m talking about the wonders of bed socks and the … Continue reading

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Yo yos, Swings and See Saws.

       Or another way of saying trying to balance the books and keep our heads above water. I hate to admit it, but I’ve failed. There are just some things that have a way of getting away from … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life

    The alarm went off as usual at 6am. Another day, starting with a yawn, long stretches, breakfast, and the usual getting ready routine. Boring, but then One had to do it. Padding down the stairs past the kitchen, … Continue reading

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Time to say Goodbye……..

You came into our lives in 1975. Mum had put in so much time and work to make sure everything was perfect. Dad was so very proud, and fell in love with you more or less straight away. Over the … Continue reading

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