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Happy 2nd birthday Lucas!

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2nd birthday bowling green charnock richard

Happy birthday beautiful boy, I’m a tad emotional and extremely proud of the boy you are becoming. I’m not going to go on as you have trapped me in bed, you are asleep with your arm down my top and each time I move you off me you wake up so I’m uncomfortable with cramp […] Read more…

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Happy Days #8

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Sea stars Blackpool sea life centre

If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity.   We went to visit my parents at their garden centre last weekend and stayed for lunch. Lucas loves visiting them there as he […] Read more…

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Living arrows #5

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Living arrows

Living Arrows is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” We visited my Mum and Dad at work on Saturday. Lucas loves going there, he leaves me after surveying who is around and […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #3

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Ordinary moments Lucas reaching up to black handle on white wardrobe with floral wallpaper in the background and grey carpet

  We’ve recently redecorated the bedroom and got new furniture. Lucas has been enjoying investigating it. I have a bedside cabinet which I envisaged my hand cream in and maybe my book, I’m not sure but I was thinking of it as Mummy space. Before I got chance to move my stuff back into the […] Read more…

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Happy days #7

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Happy days lucas smiling with chocolate all round his mouth and a chocolate twist broken up in front of him

If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity.  This week has been my brothers birthday so we met up at my parents house for a family fried chicken and catch up evening. […] Read more…

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Living Arrows #4

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Living arrows, Lucas concentrating looking down at the table with a bowl of sugar sachets whilst his friend has her back to us

Living Arrows is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”     Lucas and I met up with one of my friends on Friday. We have always lived near to eachother but became […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #2

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Ordinary moments lucas side on smiling whilst holding a toasted tea cake

  Lucas and I went to a local garden centre with my Grandma this week. Every so often, they send me and my Grandma £1 vouchers to spend there. We are suckers for vouchers. It is a good ploy to get us there to spend money as it works every time. As it turns out […] Read more…

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Living Arrows #3

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Living arrows. Lucas standing against a wall wearing a stripy knitted hat, grey and black robot print jacket, black nike trainers and marron jeans

Living Arrows is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” Lucas has been quite challenging this week, he certainly knows his own mind. I love this about him, I don’t want him to […] Read more…

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The ordinary moments #1 – Sorting pennies

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Sorting pennies

I’ve decided to join in with The Ordinary Moments linky where I will post a photo each week of something we have done, cooked, played, one of the ordinary moments that don’t tend to be ones you think of but I will love to look back on in the future. This one is Lucas sorting his […] Read more…

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Happy Days #6

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Happy days bloom and wild zara

If you haven’t seen a happy days post before, it is where I focus on the good things that have happened throughout the week instead of getting bogged down by negativity    It has been my birthday, it was my day off work anyway so I had a chilled day with Lucas (he was actually […] Read more…

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