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a Christmas story

We’ve had a good, usual kind of Christmas. It didn’t start off as expected (our electricity blew and wouldn’t go back on, so everything was switched off – fridge, boiler, kettle. All the things you need not to to switched … Continue reading

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a merry little Christmas

This evening is the first, in weeks I think, where I have not been sewing, or knitting. It feels a little strange, but then the fullness of the day is also resting on my shoulders so I am happy to … Continue reading

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Right Now

I am munching on gherkins and contemplating soon opening up the large box of Guylan chocolates that Howard was gifted earlier today I have been bashfully wondering how it is that Ava has still ended up with so many presents … Continue reading

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A little bit of Christmas, here and there

Oh, this week has brought Christmas on in full force. The entire world has gone white overnight, it seems. Our garden is in a permanent state of freeze, and it is really rather beautiful, if not worryingly cold out there. … Continue reading

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Journey into unschooling

I started off with an idea of unschooling that was largely inspired by the incredible blogs of women whose children are homeschooled in this fashion. Appearing quite distinctly different from homeschooling, which has never appealed to me, I was completely … Continue reading

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december, there you are

there was a fine frost on the ground this morning. we debated whether or not it had snowed. i left early to get us pastries and milk and then we put up the christmas tree, which is white and blue … Continue reading

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