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Room on the Broom – the stage show

One of the things we’ve been waiting to do with E is take her to see a live show – a concert, a play, a panto – anything that captures how lovely it is to watch a live performance. With … Continue reading

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In search of a good meal…

Maybe it’s my fault for having a child who doesn’t really eat sandwiches, or perhaps I’m just not going to the right places, but it appears to be increasingly difficult to find somewhere to take E for lunch on a … Continue reading

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Review – Beanbag music club

As a pregnant woman, when I wasn’t muttering about how awful it all was, I had a list of things to do with the baby once she was born. One of those was taking her to see live music – … Continue reading

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Poolside – with dads – a review of Victoria Baths

E’s final swimming lesson was last week. She hasn’t really enjoyed the last lot of lessons, with a couple of weeks where we thought we’d made it through her water wobbles, and so I’ve decided not to go any more. … Continue reading

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Review: All Bar One

Now once in a while on our Mondays together, E and I will eat lunch out. She’s not one for sandwiches so it’s usually somewhere where we can get a meal. There are places we think are pretty good for … Continue reading

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Ah, Mondays.

It’s official – reading the comments section of any website is bad for you. I am living proof of this. I most often read the comments on the Guardian, New Statesman and Telegraph websites. As such, I now walk the … Continue reading

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Review: The Lost City Adventure Golf – Nottingham’s latest family attraction

Anyone who knows me knows I am not a golf fan. (“Don’t get me wrong, it’s fine, but let’s not confuse it with something that men do,” says President Bartlett in The West Wing and I’m only half offended by … Continue reading

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Keeping track – Saturday

Harry Hole (The Devil’s Star) got too creepy for me to read alone last night so I knitted (a dressing gown for E) in front of a DVD. S had gone to bed early as he started work at 6am … Continue reading

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A brief return to normality

I would like, if I may, to take you on a strange journey. A journey to places unknown to the working man and woman. A journey to places you forget exist during the week. I am, of course, talking about out … Continue reading

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