Tag Archives: Family

Parenting – tick!

The week my daughter has started her first full time job.  She’s worked since she was 15 as a swimming teacher, barista at the local coffee shop, student ambassador etc.  However this the first full time job she’s ever had.  … Continue reading

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Funerals and Family

Today I attended the funeral of a dear AA friend. She’d been around a long time sober, she was gentle, loving, caring – a person I may not see for months but would ask me how I am and then … Continue reading

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I’m raking over some old documents and stuff – mostly as Mrs F rightly pointed out after the sad death of our friend that if we both went together we need to put all our stuff in one place so … Continue reading

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It is was it is

We’re waiting this weekend for some good news.  My nephews partner went into hospital on Saturday after her waters broke.  My brother is going to be a Granddad.  How the hell did that happen – how did we get old … Continue reading

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