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From mum to step mum

Being a mum has taught me so many things and continues to do so every day. Being a step mum is challenging in a whole new way and sometimes I am completely blindsided by the tribulations that come along. It’s … Continue reading

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Day 27

It’s good to be back in the flow of PhDing after my period of low output. The introduction for my first chapter is started so I am finally on the road. Met with The Professor on Friday and we are … Continue reading

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Day 14

This week I proof read the proof reading version of my first co-authored, soon to be published, in production, academic paper. And I was delighted. I printed it out and showed it to people in work, at home and that … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Perspective

It always strikes me how beautiful I find the world to be. Particularly in Winter. A memory that stays with me from before I started to live life in recovery. I was lying in my bed. I was looking out … Continue reading

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I might miss you.

I read this young woman’s blog every day. It’s a great read. She writes beautifully and I always find something interesting to think about.

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‘Normal’ People

Originally posted on Waking Spirals:
? “The normal is that which nobody quite is. If you listen to seemingly dull people very closely, you’ll see that they’re all mad in different and interesting ways, and are merely struggling to hide…

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Thoughts On Our Inner Dialogue

As we get ready for the day, I listen to The Small Daughter as she goes about her business. I often listen to, and watch her because she is fascinating. I am particularly interested in the way she talks to … Continue reading

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