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Christmas Diaries 2 – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

Still not what you would call postcard Christmas weather yet. This is lunchtime. Having said that how often do we get the crispy white stuff at Christmas anyway in North Yorkshire. In the 17 years we have lived here I can only remember one White Christmas. However I can remember many like the photo above. When I was a kid I remember one really heavy snow Christmas Day. I remember sinking to my belly and my wellies filling up with…

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Geddy, The Feline That Made Me A “Cat” Person – Single Mum, Parents Article

I grew up a “dog” girl. My family only ever had dogs. My first memory is of a childhood chihauhua, then a lovable mutt that we had to give away when we moved to the USA from England, then a daschund I adored, and finally the lovable, droopy, drooling half bloodhound/half basset hound that passed away when I was in college.Then suddenly, three years into my collegiate career, a tiny little siamese kitty showed up on my boyfriend’s doorstep one…

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We need more silly days – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

National Clear Your Clutter Day. What other useful or strange days exist in our wacky races type of world. Today is apparently Hamburger Day. Tomorrow is Learn about Composting Day – I defer to Rory for all things to do with composting. Before I start getting a bit Monty Python some national days are truly great ideas. Zero Discrimination Day – 1st March World Wildlife Day – 3rd March World Autism Awareness Day – 2nd April World Red Cross Day…

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Week 15 Around Here {2019} – Parenting Twins Article

Loving… how God gives me hugs in the form of sunrises and sunsets.  This week it was the most spectacular sunrise that had our sky turning pink & purple and looking more like a watercolor and less like real life.  It was stunning, and took my breath away. Squeezing… the last bit of fun out of Spring Break by renting Bumblebee for the kids for movie night and letting Wyatt have his friend over for pizza & cookies with us,…

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