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My lovely wife has been saving the world this summer. Well, trying to anyway. One young person at a time. She’s been working with the National Citizenship Service (NCS) taking groups of 15 plus year olds on camp and helping … Continue reading
Originally posted on pcosandproud:
First of all just to say that none of this is for attention or sympathy. At 17 I’ve realised how little support there is for girls like me going through fertility problems at such a young…
Lately we’ve both had itchy feet. It happens in the marking season and with two of us pencil in hand over a mound of paper we decided that this would be a time to put together a top travel bucket … Continue reading
London has been filled with visitors all looking into the dried up moat of an ancient royal palace. The poppies commemorate the First World War. It’s the 100th anniversary of the beginning of that war this year. This was the … Continue reading
Summer’s almost gone. Its been a busy one for the two of us. We took some time out to go somewhere we’d always wanted to go, Cambridge Folk Festival. A wonderful place despite being very white and middle class. You … Continue reading
Life has gone on as usual really. We have a couple of friends staying with us who found themselves between homes for a couple of weeks. That’s bee fun, like having the tidying pixies move in! My wife is worried … Continue reading
Today’s little adventure into town was to meet the photographer and collect the wedding pics. It’s a small cd. Over two hundred images colour and black and white. They are stunning and we can’t thank Jazmin enough. Our new problem … Continue reading
We got through the weekend. We went to the pictures, The X-men, Days of Future Past. (Wasn’t that an album by the Moody Blues?) and, for the joy of it, the roller rink.
It’s a Bank holiday weekend. For the second time this month the UK gets a three day weekend (except if you work in a shop, tourist attraction or service industry in which case you’ll be working overtime). I was brought … Continue reading
On a Tuesday? Someone got crystal glasses that needed using as a wedding present.