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Friday’s Rant from the SoapBox in MY Living Room – I will not love every parenting moment just because you tell me to…

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I posted this status on Facebook this week. We have had a particularly tough few weeks, with my boy not sleeping that well, and also his behavior has been a bit harder to manage. He is tired, it has been

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Friday’s Rant – stop with the silly faces on Snap Chat…

This week is brief, I know, you all sigh with relief! ūüėČ I’ve joined SnapChat. It’s another social media app, and given I don’t know what I’m doing and already have a billion social media applications I can barely manage,

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Where have the P’s and Q’s gone?

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Something I have noticed, and maybe it’s just me, and my current tired and slightly weary of the world outlook, and spending a lot of time around people as an introvert, which can make me more sensitive to what is

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Spam mail is coming our way…

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So I have had a very hectic week, and to be honest, I’ve probably missed a lot going on in the world, but I happened to hear something on the news about UK Energy companies and my ears pricked up.

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Rugby is dangerous? Let’s ban tackling?

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I was very fortunate to be able to attend a very good school in Scotland (because of my Dad’s job) and at our school, rugby was a major sport, played by many boys. The girls played touch rugby too. I

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I’d like to know something about school dinners?¬†

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So our government is constantly saying that parents don’t feed their children properly, that children are inactive, obesity levels are sky rocketing, that there’s too much sugar in food.   (Stock photo)  They also tell us that school dinners are

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Friday’s Rant from the SoapBox in MY Living Room – It’s TOO early!

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My Friday Rant is VERY short, and sweet… This, the second week in January, literally as Christmas decorations come down, is JUST PLAIN WRONG… I guess we shouldn’t be too surprised given that the children go back to school in September

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I have a question for anyone who sells MLM schemes? 

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So, it’s a major annoyance of mine, when my social media is bombed or spammed by people selling things via an MLM or multi level marketing scheme. It’s incredibly annoying when I post something on say, my Instagram feed, perhaps

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Parents are worried…

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Apparently the BBC is closing a channel, and making CBCC, one of it’s children’s channels, run later, instead.  Meh, you say…who cares? Apparently some parents do, and are worried that their children are going to demand to watch tv until

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It’s been a stupid week…

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That’s a weird title for a blog post. I know.  It’s been a stupid week. When I say stupid, I mean that stupid things have come my way to be dealt with, that frankly are stupid. People being unhelpful and

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