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Dolls and Dreams


I am obsessive about cleaning, and feel strange when I am not organizing or ‘re-cleaning’ things around the house. Today, I attack the toy cupboard. Sadly though, the toy cupboard is only ‘that’ in name. Very few toys remain; the … Continue reading

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An Ode to my Dad


This is an old post…it is now six years since my Dad passed away.  Felt like re-posting. It is six years since my Dad passed away. He was there one moment, and gone the next.  Initial shock gave way to denial, … Continue reading

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Overflowing bookshelves


Most days, we allow our lives to flow along, performing everyday chores and keeping our appointments.  Then again, some days, we wake up with a sense of purpose, where we plough through tasks and chores methodically, and feel a strong … Continue reading

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When I entered the kids’ room….


Monday morning, and I stand in the children’s room with a dazed look. Two phenomena seem to have hit the room – a Science project, and a long weekend. Phew! I survey the C.H.A.O.S. Where do I begin? This is … Continue reading

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Little Ms.Rules


I am cleaning my medicine cabinet today, checking expiry dates, and writing out a list of medicines that we need to buy. As I snip out the metallic strips that are not required, I remember something that happened many years … Continue reading

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