Tag Archives: Family Life

Wild Parenting

As any parent knows, the worst thing you can say to a child is “If you do X, I will buy Y”, because at some point you have to make good on your promises. Having indulged in this mad behaviour, … Continue reading

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Goodbye to the Old and Hello to the New

In common with lots of folk, at this juncture in the year, I’m sitting in front of the laptop weighing up to good, the bad and the down-right ugly that 2014 has brought. On the upside, our tiny Family Unit … Continue reading

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The Joys of Travelling With Children

Malta is proving to be a very child friendly place to be. Children are welcomed into restaurants and are generally treated with warmth and humour. Our Family Unit may challenge all of this. In the last twenty-four hours, the Offspring … Continue reading

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Many Reasons To Be Happy

Just over a month after my unscheduled ride in an ambulance, I’m starting to feel a bit more like ‘normal’, whatever that might mean. But on the upside, I’ve gone from literally just sitting on a horse two weeks ago, … Continue reading

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Why You Should Never Take Your Family Shopping

This morning, sun and rain have waged war in the skies over Falmouth; One minute, warm and clear, the next, rain of amazing intensity. And wetness. All the aftermath of mega storm, St. Jude. Sadly, I urgently needed to go … Continue reading

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Junk

This week, blogging has definitely taken a back seat, as I battle inadequately with a new addiction. Ebay. Having finally got my Paypal account working again and successfully sold some bits and bobs, I am now scouring the house for … Continue reading

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Take a Tennis Racquet to Breakfast

The hotel where we’re staying is great. Food, room, beach, pool, staff. All lovely. However, thieves are at work on a daily basis. Yes, folks. Be prepared to have the food stolen out of your mouths, if you dare to … Continue reading

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