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Home alone (with a radio)

August 5th, 2011 · 17 Comments · heaton moor, house, music, radio, sleep

I have been deserted. In a nice way. Hayley and the kids are visiting friends and family in Wiltshire, so I’m home alone. So how am I coping? Well, despite my confidence that I would maximise use of my available time, both to do jobs around the house and to enjoy a little “me time”, […]

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New order

June 11th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Fatherhood Friday, house, play, toys

The messy room (before it got completely out of hand) We have a room. A playroom. It is known to us as the “messy room”. Originally this was because it was the room designated for messy play involving paints, sand, water, play-dough or quite possibly all of the above if the kids had their way. […]

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Plumbing update #2

December 30th, 2008 · 2 Comments · house

A plumber has now been and fixed the leak. There is still residual dripping in the kitchen, but hopefully we have turned the corner. The heating is back on and I can almost feel my fingers again. So I reckon there’s a good chance the house will be dry enough for the rest of the […]

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Plumbing update

December 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment · house

Nearly a day after we discovered our house had decided to try to become a water feature in our absence, we are still awaiting a plumber. We were fed by friends yesterday evening before having to head back up to my Mum’s house for the night. We hadn’t bothered to unpack the car since arriving […]

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