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Three Years of Ava

Spirited but bashful. Strong-willed, so strong-willed, and so aware of her own sovereignty she will tell me if I’m not being as kind or patient as I could be. She has the most dazzling smile but doesn’t give it away … Continue reading

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one October day

Days like today feel like you’ve just come home after a long and tiring journey. Things feel familiar and warm and you are happy to be doing not much, in no particular hurry. We walked to one of our favourite … Continue reading

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one

you came after 42 weeks -12 days late, firmly Libran             and there you were pink, plump, perfectly smooth, calm and carried straight out of the water, a water baby from birth. one does not seem … Continue reading

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30

Howard turned 30 today. We have had good friends visiting, a weekend spent eating and laughing and having some kinds of fun. We’ve had rocky road, cake and a picnic in the park. There were presents opened and tomorrow we … Continue reading

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weekending

This weekend, I had a little time set aside specially for me to begin all the making that’s going to be happening around here. Last weekend was a write-off, since Howard was ill, and this week was pretty much the … Continue reading

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