Stepping milestones

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Today is an important day for me. It's not a birthday. It's not an anniversary. I don't have any exciting plans for today. I'm not launching anything. I don't have an announcement to make, a revelation to share or even a particularly brilliant point to make. But today is an important day ...

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#InternettheBeatles

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This post is sponsored by Vividwireless. Remember earlier this week ? When I went on and on (and on and on) about my internet connection? Well, I’m still excited. It got me thinking about how far we’ve come with technology. I mean, seriously. ...

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When internet woes become internet woohoos

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This post is sponsored by Vividwireless. Unfortunately, I’m no stranger to internet connection issues. Long-term readers may remember I had a patchy connection for more than a month last year. I mentioned it here. And on Facebook. More than once. ...

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The Dangerous Bride – Lee Kofman (book review)

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Quite some time ago, author Lee Kofman contacted me to see if I'd be interested in reviewing her book, The Dangerous Bride. A book that, in her own words, 'tells the story of my misadventures in trying to be non-monogamous in the context of my ...

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Work/life balance/juggle/ebb-and-flow

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Image source I'm living a bit of a conundrum at the moment. I recently(ish) decided I was sick of working from home. I was sick of feeling like I should be with the kids when I'm working, and I was just as sick of feeling like I should be ...

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Top web reads of June

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June 2016. Highs and lows. More highs than lows, and I'd list them all here, but I'm flat. Two of the biggest energy-sapping, mood-destroying lows have happened since Monday, and I. Just. Can't. Be. Up. Right. Now. On that cheery note, let's jump ...

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And just who decided I’m a grown-up?

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You may have noticed fewer posts here recently. Sorry. I've been writing elsewhere, both online and off, and have had fewer words left in the tank for this space. I've also been tidying this space, working away behind the scenes. And while doing ...

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Toddler music group – bear songs

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It's been a long time between music group programs. But they're finally back! (Confused? Not sure what I mean by music group program? Start here. Then come back... Welcome back!) This time around, I'm sharing a music group program about bears. ...

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(Apparently) controversial things about me

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I'm not controversial. I'm vanilla. But every now and then, people find out little quirks about me and their HEADS EXPLODE. LITERALLY. So I thought I'd share some of them here. A few little (surprisingly controversial to some) quirky things ...

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Top web reads of May

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What a month! Mother's Day. My birthday. Preparation for the birthday shenanigans of a certain little Miss. Budget night. Ongoing budget comms. End of financial year prep. Eurovision. Musicals. MADNESS. But madness of the ...

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