Category Archives: Family

Thank ‘Yule’ all for reading my blog

Festive period has nearly reached its peak. It’s Christmas Eve, My turkey has just been cooked ready for tomorrow, I’ve been out and run a couple of miles this morning (to make way for the extra eating tomorrow) and I’ve … Continue reading

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Kinder – Full of surprises

Last week while I was off work with my boys I decided to get them a Kinder Egg. You know the chocolate egg with the little toy/surprise inside. Well this was their first kinder egg, they knew nothing of what … Continue reading

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First day at school

Well today has been and gone. The boys started school today (just half days this week) They seemed to enjoy it. No dramas going in and no tears from them or me.

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Kids, they’re not kids anymore!

Next week, Monday the 10th September marks another important date for our family. My twin boys are starting primary school! My baby boys will be no more. They seem up for it, excited by the prospect of packed lunches and … Continue reading

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Being a grump

At a young age I noticed I was different, not ‘mentally special’ or physically handicapped, nor did I have super powers. No I noticed I had the ‘grumpy gene’. Well after reading a blog post this morning on grumpymatt I … Continue reading

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Prozac, Counselling and The Godfather

Well, what can I say. I was completely blown away by all the positive responses to my blog posts over the weekend. I thought is talk about a little more in detail how I was able to overcome this challenge. … Continue reading

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Depression – A Journey (Part 3)

Well here goes, the final part. After seeing the doctor I was put on ‘fluoxetine’ once a day (after a couple of months I increased it to twice daily). I was also referred to see a counsellor. Eventually after 9 … Continue reading

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