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Its not going to plan

Myself and Monkey had a plan this week for half term, its not gone to plan, first off I came down with something, which has left me exhausted, the weather is not playing fair, by that I mean we set … Continue reading

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Half Term Starts

Today is in an inset day for Monkey then we have half term next week, on a personal level this is fairly bad timing for me, this week has been good for in terms of my mental health, getting shit … Continue reading

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He is getting there

Monkey has decided he wants to learn to cook, I started off simple, with foods I know he likes that are easy to prepare such as Spag Bol, pork chops, random shit shoved into a pan ans fried. Today we … Continue reading

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I am missing the toddler years

Monkey’s strops were lengendary when he was a toddler, he reduced to me to tears once, in a grocery shop because of the strop he was having, I had to abandon the trolley and take him outside till he had … Continue reading

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Time is flying

On Monday I got informed by Monkey he was going round to his friend’s house on Wednesday. This was a bit weird for me, because I had no idea what to do, do I talk to the parents, as he … Continue reading

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Ok you can stop now

Once a day I have got Monkey sorting out a bit of his room, the last few days have been a success, he has done it and then go onto do what he wants once he has finished. I will … Continue reading

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One way to solve the problem

I spoke about how Monkey had found facetime and that I was struggling with it, however he has seemed to have solved it, with no help from me. Or maybe his friend did. My partner messaged me to tell me … Continue reading

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Its Monkey’s Birthday

I hope its going to be a good day, we have presents, so that is one thing sorted. Lunch with nana and his aunt. Maybe bowling afterwards, then ice cream for dinner. I think his dad is doing pancakes for … Continue reading

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I guess we will stay in today then

The UK is being battered by some storm, but that has made half term miserable weatherwise. We could always go out in it, but Monkey is now a bit too old to find puddles fun, I have every confident he … Continue reading

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Just No Monkey

I feel I have spent the last few days, saying this to Monkey, the main thing I wanted to get done this week was his room sorted and the charity stuff taken to the shop, otherwise we were pretty much … Continue reading

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