The Ordinary Moments

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Has Blogging changed?
When I started this little blog six and a half years ago it was VERY different to how it was now. First of all there was just a small handful of parent bloggers in the UK blog world, most of them had come from a journalistic background and it was all about the writing. Photos didn't matter much back...
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{The Ordinary Moments 17} #14 ‘My Little Morning Bedraider’
Every morning at some point between 6am and 7am a little person comes into our bed. It's still a bit of a strange novelty to me that it only happens at this time, one that is both rather lovely but also makes me a bit emotional for all the sentimental reasons. For ten months this boy slept under the...
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{The Ordinary Moments 17} #12 ‘For the love of Video’
As you read this I will be currently be in California on the trip of a lifetime with our little family. It is something which we have been planning for years, it is somewhere I have been wanting to go ever since I was young, but we never quite knew when the right time was. We decided to bite...
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{The Ordinary Moments 17} #11 ‘Happy Mother’s Day and Six years of Blogging’
It's been a funny old week here. I have a tendency to let how I am feeling reflect on my blog and in what I write and share. I've been feeling quite anxious this week, nothing serious but as such I haven't felt like writing much. I am a natural born worrier and since having children this has got...
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{THE Ordinary Moments 17} #8 ‘The comfort of the Ordinary’
I've been writing these 'Ordinary Moments' posts for a good couple of years now and of course there have been times when I have missed the odd week, mainly due to illness or holiday's. But for the most part I have managed to think of something to write most weeks for quite a long time. Sometimes the posts are...
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{THE ORDINARY MOMENTS 17} #7 ‘A REBOOT’
As I write this it is Saturday evening. Jon is in the kitchen cooking our usual Saturday night meal of fajitas. I'm sitting on the sofa waiting for him to finish, then I will put the computer away and we will snuggle down to watch 'This is Us' which is our new obsession. I've lit a couple of candles,...