• Peace at Last

    Success! 2hours after she fooled me into thinking she was asleep my daughter is finally asleep. It seems like such a small victory but I never got mad or yelled I found a way that helped us both. I tried all usual go to remedies (breast, snuggles, rocking) but alas they were failing me. what did work? laying in our beds ignoring each other..... she has become a teenager already apparently. i can now enjoy ...

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    success,
    peace,
    Mum,
    VICTORY,
    Sleep
  • Quietly Does It

    I am normally a very sociable person and after the nerves of meeting people for the first time (in any situation) I am normally a cheery, bubbly person. The past 3 days I have noticed it more than anything but I just cant be bothered. On Tuesday at Derby training, although I wasn't skating I went along to help and an hour in and I left because I just didn't want to be around anyone ...

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    Mum,
    Positive,
    Group,
    Negative,
    Company
  • Today I Thrived not just survived

    Today I done a little more than survived, I thrived a little. I got up and had a shower so that is a good thing. I dropped my girlfriend off at the train station as she has work and I had plans to spend the day with my mum. I picked mum up at 1pm and we went to a café for lunch. We then went a drive to some stores looking for some plants ...

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    Plants,
    Thrive,
    Gardening,
    Girlfriend,
    Mum