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A Poem. – An Opportunity

I originally wrote this 28th April 2013. Trying to sum up my life in a poem. I am no literary artist but here it is anyway. Dedicated, clearly, to my very lovely boyfriend – well the happy ending bit is anyway. And I do have a home now, which is quite lovely. Anyway, I know it’s not absolutely fantabulous as …

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Christmas…Stress Wrapped in a Bow.

I love Christmas. I always have and now I have a child to celebrate the day with and my own family I always will but Christmas is a stressful time of year. I should be more prepared, I should be more organised, it happens every year on the same day. We all know it’s looming and savings and holidays seem …

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Parenting…It’s What I Do.

This may cause a little debate but please I understand I respect and I am fully aware of the range of parenting techniques and as long as you’re not abusive towards your children and are trying to do right by them, then there is no way to actively ‘bad parent’. However, I believe there are two types of caregivers in …

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Buying American Sweets in the UK

A Little History and Products Available Heavenly Sweets first opened at a different site tucked away from the high street in May 2010. Earlier this year it moved over to a larger store, a little easier to find, and a little easier to move around in. It wasn’t until the move that I actually got to visit the store and …

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5 Tips to Save Energy and Money

Energy saving is a big thing right now. It’s getting colder, we want to save money and we want to be as green as we possibly can. We are a family of four in a two bedroom first floor flat. We have an electric only home with night storage heaters which I am yet to turn on and hopefully won’t …