Tagged: life

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In which I realise how young my dad was.

It’s been a strange couple of days. Between the beast from the east and storm Emma keeping us house bound the last couple of days, the internet going for two of them, and the...

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Drowning 

I know the exact moment when it happened. I stepped into the shower, turned the Taos and thought, ‘if I leave right now, I’ve an hour head start and they’ll never ever find me’ It...

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Anecdotes from my hospital stay

The child is now a week old, and we’ve been home since last Tuesday. The only times I’ve ever been in hospital as an inpatient has been for both births and both times were…..quite...

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Breastfeeding again – WBW 2016

She’s finally here! The little child that ice spent forty weeks waiting for.  And it’s been a whirlwind of a week. I forgot how much time and energy that birth, and then having a...