Monthly Archives: August 2011


My oldest boy Ned turned four recently. We had a pirate party: pirate ship cake, treasure hunt, chocolate gold coins. The whole deal. The sun shone, the people came, cake was eaten, balloons were popped. It was pretty great. But … Continue reading

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Steady as she goes

Slowly but surely, after much pain, exhaustion and being very sucky for a really long time, I think I’ve finally turned the corner and transformed myself into being A Runner. I started running about a year ago, and after steady, … Continue reading

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Letters home

On the weekend I had a rare moment of silence. Me and my youngest, Tom, were hanging in the backyard, and he was pottering around doing all that important busy toddler stuff that he never seems to have enough time … Continue reading

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