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grandparents living far away

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Dopolis Thu 20-Feb-14 21:03:01

I have a 21 month old daughter and we live in a new area far away from family and it is difficult to find things to fill our day. I take her to some toddler groups so that kills 1hr 30mins but the friends I have made actually work so that rules out play dates and no aunties etc to visit to kill a bit of time. Does anyone else feel like they are in the same situation where their family is living far away?

mrsagarlick Sat 26-Apr-14 21:57:43

I can completely sympathise Dopolis. We are originally from the Midlands area and both sets of grandparents are there whereas we have recently moved to North Wales for my DH's job. Although I understand why life has to be this way and we are joining groups, classes and making friends I am really struggling to manage without support from family especially my mum. I am finding bfeeding difficult too and we have struggled with LO's weight gain so added pressure

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