forty is fabulous
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Being Forty is Fabulous – Comparatively Speaking

I must admit, that turning 40 did lead to a certain amount of maudlin and feeling sorry for myself at times (seriously, not one night of birthday drinks? Totally bitter). A mourning, if you will, for my long-lost youth. Like it? Tell your friends!

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Loneliness
Life

All By Myself – loneliness

This is post is written as a collaboration.  One of my biggest fears, aside from slugs, is being lonely. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE an hour to myself here and there, I just don’t like feeling lonely. Like it? Tell your friends!

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Acceptable in the 80s
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Acceptable in the 80s…and now!

This is a collaboration – but who isn’t a fan of the 80s?  Ah, the 80s. Leg warmers, big hair, bright colours, sequins, fringes – the list goes on, and makes me terribly nostalgic. Like it? Tell your friends!

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Parenting

Making Memories?

As a human, I particularly enjoy the past time of ‘dwelling on things’. I’ve written before about my worries, about how I fear my children will grow up as dysfunctional members of society or some such thing. Like it? Tell your friends!

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Life

Kitchen Memories

This post is written in partnership with Fishpools.  The sun is shining and the snowdrops are out. It certainly seems as if spring is on the way and that can only mean one thing – I want a new kitchen! Like it? Tell your friends!

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Good enough for batman
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If it’s Good Enough for Batman…

This post is written in paid partnership with Scuderia Car Parts. I may have mentioned (once or twice before) that I entered my fifth decade on this earth last year, and Rory is now hurtling towards that milestone himself. I don’t know if it’s this impending sense of mortality, or the Jetta destroying crash we […]

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