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We’ve done a lot today.

Hair has been cut.

Airfix models have been made (no kidding, it’s an actual Airfix kit).

Fun has been had. … 9 more words

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Mother's Little Helpers

The littles and I made a simnel cake today. They broke eggs, chopped glace cherries, weighed and measured, and helped mix it all together. I got to grate the zest of the lemon (yay), pour the cake mix into the tin, sort out the marzipan (middle of cake layer) and put it in the oven. 49 more words

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And The Winner Is...

It was Easter Bonnet Parade day at the littles school today.

You may remember that the girl started construction of hers some time ago.

She has wept over her bonnet, more than once, and went to school this morning convinced it was rubbish. 137 more words

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My brother bought the littles some story cubes a while ago. They don’t come out very often, but when they do they stay out for a while and I always enjoy the ever more elaborate stories that the littles create.

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

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Release Date: 21 December 2011 (United States)
Disgraced journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Daniel Craig) accepts an invitation to surreptitiously investigate a forty year old unsolved murder on behalf of the victim’s uncle, Swedish industrialist Henrik Vanger (Christopher Plummer). 63 more words

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It seems they’ve both been bitten by the craft bug. She was painting flowers (using acrylic paint, dontcha know) and he was creating a representation of the great fire of London using pastels. Whatever next?!

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Hanging On

Whilst I’m not convinced this is the best way to eat ice lollies, I am very happy that it was ice lolly weather.

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