…To Be A Dad.

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Making a splash

July 5th, 2010 · 1 Comment · diary, holiday, lucy, oliver, photo, play, swimming

This post was written while on holiday and is published retrospectively. Both kids have so far loved their time in the water here at Sant Elm and both have given us some memories to take away. Oliver has been using the single polystyrene band on each arm that he uses for his swimming lessons. From […]

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Big stuff (it’s all relative)

April 1st, 2010 · 5 Comments · asthma, diary, health, illness, lucy, medical, sleep, stockport

A few things have happened in the last day or so that you might class as “big” events, though as you’ll see, size is always relative. (Apologies: this is going to put detail ahead of readability.) Yesterday morning we got the news of which school Oliver will go to. You select your first three choices. […]

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Noisy boy, 24/7!

February 14th, 2007 · 2 Comments · boys, diary, sleep

If Bumper turns out to be a boy, we are going to have a very noisy home. Boys just seem to be noisier than girls, even at this early age. It is noticeable when there are 2 or 3 girls of Oliver’s age at the house that the level of noise and mayhem drops dramatically […]

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All the best toys…

October 22nd, 2006 · 1 Comment · diary, reflections, toys

All the best toys are not toys at all! Our living room has a large box which is literally overflowing with toys. So what does Oliver play with? The pots and pans in the cupboard of course. And the door to the cupboard itself which he swings open and shut repeatedly. Other great “toys” include: […]

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