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nojomo 2013

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November 30, 2013

30! and we're done!

The last prompt is about memory. Five memories I will carry to old age. Yeah, well... Here's the deal... Unlike my active 92 year old neighbour, I won't be driving up north frequently during my...


November 29, 2013

29. reality check.

WHERE: y'all should know the answer to that! This week's lass grenade is a green avobath. A lovely, skin moisturizing, citrus smelling ballistic which never stains the bath. WEARING: the only ad...


Today's prompt is to write about five thankfuls. And, as it's Thursday that's appropriate as one of my lovely od faves does a thankful Thursday most weeks. Of course, for the majority of the wo...


November 28, 2013

27 aka The Twickenham Hug.

When I lived in London I was near Twickenham. From our town it's possible to get a train to Twickenham if you change in a town half way. Rich and I used to take turns visiting each other, I drov...


November 27, 2013

26 Ranty Rant 3.

Title courtesy of salty dog via the ~genie! I guess something was retrograde with some other thing to make us all need to rant! It started when I was at the Tuesday morning music group with the...


November 25, 2013

25

Wow, only 5 days to go - I never have any problem going back to sporadic entries! I am, of course, planning advent. For anyone who doesn't know me well, let me explain. In England my job descri...


November 25, 2013

24. for sale notice.

I have, for sale, two medium sized female children who cannot spend more than 2 minutes innthe same room without descending into carnage. The aforementioned medium sized female children will cons...


November 24, 2013

23

Hello... I don't remember the prompt, but today is the 50th anniversary of Dr Who. There is also an annual event - The International Family Day at Rich's work. This is the day that all the Inte...


November 22, 2013

22

Every day Tal says "tell me a story about when you were 8/4/12/9" or any other age that pops into her mind, therefore I have stock answers for funny things that happened during my childhood. If y...


November 21, 2013

21

If I could do something without anyone knowing I wouldn't do anything too bad. Probably get rid of the majority of T and L's books and toys that they 'just can't live without'... However, on the...


November 21, 2013

20

It's Wednesday, it's nojomo and I'm tired. My bed is calling. What's the bravest I've ever been? I don't think I have, I go where the tide carries me and rarely say no to anything. Goodnight. ...


November 20, 2013

19

So, pray tell - what makes my life worth living? Well, ya'll know the answer to that - the kids, the Hubbie, the incredible childhood. Life in general makes my life worth living so I'm going to g...


November 19, 2013

18

Feeling immensely pissy. If I wrote a letter to my 13 year old self right now I don't think I'd even mention Microsoft shares! I'd say work hard, get good o levels, get good a levels then train a...


November 17, 2013

surveyage.

A. What are your favourite smells? Hot summer air, sea air, rain after the sun, cold, frosty mornings. Happiness is a smell for me. B. Can you go a whole day without caffeine? I don't often drin...


November 16, 2013

16 unprompted.

Aaagggghhhhh!!!!! The pain! My feet are so cold that I don't know if the bath is too hot or not! My thighs are an amazingly pretty pink, the sorry of pink that manufacturers force little girls to...


November 16, 2013

15

My hero. Hmmm. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's johnny! When I was a kid there was a programme called Think of a Number presented by the ever-laughing mathlete, Johnny Ball. He was one of...


November 15, 2013

14

Happy birthday to Rich's younger big brother! Okay, I've been flitting around this subject because it's something I'm really struggling with at the moment. Who was my biggest influence is als...


November 14, 2013

13

I'm sorry but Wednesday's are knackering. I swim at 6, I'm back home by7:15 so I can nag my girls out of bed. childminding starts at 7:30 and finishes at 8:45 when I drop them all at school. I ...


November 13, 2013

12

What is my dream job and why am I not doing it? My dream is actually not to work! To have my own veg garden, my chickens. To bake, and create. To have somewhere for my kids to run free without...


November 11, 2013

11

I bought some new boots today this is the amazon link We have a shoe shop called... Nope, I've forgotten! I've always known it exists, I've just never been. Well, since getting plantar fasciit...


November 11, 2013

10

Rumour has it, although I haven't checked, that today's prompt has to do with the last thought I had before I fell asleep last night. Since Sunday is my lie-in day I go to bed silly-late on Sat...


November 07, 2013

7 *edit.

About to go to the dentist to have a tooth re-filled. About today's entry, I do not have a bucket list because I feel it's just a way to add more pressure to life. I mean, heck, when we get to t...


November 07, 2013

6

Courage? What is courage? Different things for different people. T shows immense courage in her ability to face the uncertanties of the world daily, the way she has concquered her shyness. Anyone...


November 05, 2013

5

Remember, remember the 5th of November, gun powder, treason and plot... What job would I never take. This question, I feel, should lead to the questioning of our standards, priorities and snobb...


November 04, 2013

4

What roles do I have in life? Good question, and one with an answer that would make a list. Could I prioritise? Certainly a possibility but I have two one year olds drawing next to me so I can'...


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