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How much longer? When your boy turns 7

Happy 7th birthday to our kind, contented, super smiley, gentle and pure magic wee boy x You no longer jump in the shower with your clothes on or cover your face in pens. You no…

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Should all Dad’s pull a Boris Johnson and go teetotal until their baby’s arrival?

This morning I spoke on BBC Radio Scotland about my thoughts regarding Boris Johnson going teetotal until his second baby arrives around Christmas time.  I did a poll across social media and many have a…

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9 thoughts for my 9 year old on her birthday

Happy 9th birthday to our fun, thoughtful and lovely Bonnie lass. Here are 9 thoughts for a very precious 9 year old and for you reading this post:

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Raising Happy Kids – The most important part of the school report

I recently interviewed a super interesting spiritual life coach, called Pradeep Susarla (listen in here).  He spoke about the boarding school he attended growing up in India, with the emphasis being all about trying to…

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Our trip to the Isle of Harris aka The Scottish Maldives

Lots of people have told me how amazing the isle of Harris is, so a visit was inevitable.  We managed to book a last minute trip at the end of July, just as lockdown started…

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