On The Night Before Your Birthday

On The Night Before Your Birthday

To my darling almost three year old, As I hold you tonight, the night before your third birthday, I watch as you sleep soundly. I can remember the first night we spent together so clearly. It was just you and…

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Never Alone

Never Alone

It feels silly to complain about feeling lonely when you haven’t peed solo in nearly three years, but somehow a little person acting like your shadow doesn’t quite feel the same as real adult company. Or to complain about feeling…

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17.10.16

17.10.16

YOU: have become such a little person • love fixing things with your tools • say “best day ever” nearly every day • don’t ever stop talking • have developed a worrying obsession with prawns and Pringles • love seeing…

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I am Enough

I am Enough

I’ve just managed to read a fashion magazine from cover to cover totally uninterrupted for possibly the first time in nearly four years. It’s been a refreshing change to lose myself completely in light hearted commentary and short articles highlighting…

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The Joy of Being Kind

The Joy of Being Kind

To be kind is defined as “having or showing a friendly, generous and considerate nature”. Isn’t that something we should all be aspiring to do, every day? And aren’t those characteristics so simple to embrace? To be friendly costs nothing…

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