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They’re Not Who They’re Going To Be Yet

I’ve been keeping a secret. I don’t like secrets.  Surprises, yes.  But not secrets.  Secrets feel untrustworthy and trust is important in any relationship, even that relationship between reader and writer.  Secrets feel like they’re something to be ashamed of, and what I’m about to share is definitely nothing to be ashamed of.  It’s time…

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Little Loves: July 2018

July has felt absolutely non-stop!  It’s been jam-packed with end-of-term school activities, soaking up the continuing sunshine and celebrating the start of the summer holidays – the first week of which we have been spending on holiday in Italy on the eastern shore of Lake Maggiore.  I’m actually currently sat on the balcony of our…

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#9: Re-read all the Harry Potter books

“The stories we love best do live in us forever, so whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home” ~ JK Rowling It’s rumoured that there are people in this world who haven’t read Harry Potter (or even seen the films).  I can’t…

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Little Loves: June 2018

June has been an absolutely beautiful month – full of sunshine and hot weather and fun adventures.  We’re very much on the countdown towards the summer holidays now with just three weeks of school left before the six week break.  We’re all looking forward to having no fixed schedule; going on day trips; enjoying slow,…

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Adventures In The Sun

What a beautiful month May was!  The weather throughout has been absolutely fantastic, even over both Bank Holiday weekends, which is pretty much unheard of here in the UK.  We’ve had almost constant clear blue skies, the most glorious sunshine AND it’s mostly been really warm – I can’t even begin to describe how good…

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