Category Archives: Grandparents

I wish you a world of magic!


My grandson Lucas turned two just the other day. I wish him a world of magic. And you too! No matter our age we’re never too old for it. Advertisements

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The sound of memories.


Tonight as I sat alone in the kitchen, the house silent except for the ticking of the clock on the wall above my chair, I wondered why I find this sound so comforting. It is a sound of memories, I … Continue reading

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Irresistibly cute!


My daughter and grandson are staying for a few days with us at the moment. Life is busy. My daughter arrived looking like she was moving back home carrying in armfuls of toys, prams,bags and more bags, cots, more toys… … Continue reading

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The boy with the butterflies.


I don’t know why this randomly popped into my head today, but it did, and the memory made me smile. When I was a teenager I was part of a trio.  Three best friends, Anna, Michelle and I. Oh we … Continue reading

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Getting reaquainted with….babies.


My daughter and grandson came to visit and stayed the night. That still feels so weird saying that -“grandson” but I’m slowly easing my way into the whole nannahood thing. Unlike parenthood, which simply smacks you in the face – … Continue reading

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