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New blog posts 4-10 Nov

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TheNewson Sun 04-Nov-12 14:25:47

Greed, a twin pregnancy and C-section have given me a pouch that only a marsupial could love.

Useful for storing wet wipes and shopping lists, it is rather unsightly in an unforgiving clingy dress.

I need a cover up.

ilovesushi Thu 08-Nov-12 12:49:35

About to embark on making a patchwork quilt for the first time. Feeling inspired but a tad overwhelmed.

ilovesushi Thu 08-Nov-12 12:51:46

Oh yes and I also blogged about moving out of London and the things I miss and the things I love.

carovioletfizz Thu 08-Nov-12 12:55:32

My latest - Saving money after being hit by the worst bill in history....

HappyGoJules Thu 08-Nov-12 13:00:59

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aliceemma Thu 08-Nov-12 16:04:12

Why is it that as soon as you think you have something sorted, it all goes horribly wrong?

A blog post seeking advice on childcare - can you help?

hippygem Thu 08-Nov-12 21:49:46

Two videos of River making huge progress!

familyonabike Thu 08-Nov-12 23:48:39

Tips for LONG journeys with kids: by boat, plane, car, bike or hike

familyonabike Thu 08-Nov-12 23:49:22

Tips for LONG journeys with kids: by boat, plane, car, bike or hike

MmeLindor Fri 09-Nov-12 07:54:28

A rant about the Asda ad

Egusta Fri 09-Nov-12 10:08:46

memories from Albania

what memories a simple meal can bring back

MmeGuillotine Fri 09-Nov-12 12:49:57

Thanks to Mumsnet Bloggers, I was in The Times yesterday (thank you!) and here's my post about that and tomorrow's Blogfest. smile

Nanniejo Fri 09-Nov-12 13:03:14

Being thankful- after all, it is nearly Thanksgiving!
Good Manners And Saying Thank You

FiveHoursSleep Fri 09-Nov-12 13:49:11

I've been eavesdropping on my girls in the car.

FiveHoursSleep Fri 09-Nov-12 14:15:20

Aliceemma I can't comment on your blog as you need to turn the URL/Name option on, but my son did this and we came through the other side after a couple of months.
He howled and cried as I dropped him off, was fine all day then hid when it was time to come home.
Enlist the help of her carer to try and distract her and take her to do something special, and make sure you have some sort of treat for her at the end of the day. They usually are quite happy to get into the car if they have some stickers or something.
Good luck.
My son has been great for a year or two, and now he's all teary at the school gate again. sad

xTwinkleMummyx Fri 09-Nov-12 14:15:54

Okay so I?ve been a bit quiet of late, sadly the blog has been somewhat neglected. The reason being I?ve been exploring a new venture. I stumbled across some pendants on the internet and thought Ooo I?d like one of those but in true form my next thought was I wonder if I could make one.

wrestlingalligators Fri 09-Nov-12 22:29:45

How not to get published - query letter horror stories from my time as a commissioning editor of children's books!

ATOmum Fri 09-Nov-12 22:35:35

My latest man crush update!

Nothing and everything

Gusthetheatrecat Fri 09-Nov-12 22:43:49

Some musings on the difference between storage and display.

Egusta Fri 09-Nov-12 23:01:27

Loved your post Gus!

FiveHoursSleep Sat 10-Nov-12 07:30:01

My son is still [[ getting used to school][

FiveHoursSleep Sat 10-Nov-12 07:30:38

or try this

RecipeJunkie Sat 10-Nov-12 07:43:12

Egusta glad it made you laugh - that story still makes me laugh, and Luce808 yes roasting cauliflower is the way forward, I'm convinced. Now, while you're all living it up at Blogfest, I get to stay home and run the PTA bonfire night, so last night, instead of getting ready to head up to London, I blogged the pumpkin cheesecake I made last week.

StewieGriffinsMom Sat 10-Nov-12 08:37:10

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Egusta Sat 10-Nov-12 08:37:53

Thanks for commenting on my blog Recipe! Your kitten story reminded me of the time when DH was making his blue cheese dip- which is melted stilton and apple cider and he dropped the stilton on the floor, just as a high maintenance guest of our own walked in to catch him picking it up and rinsing it off under the tap blush The look of utter distaste on her face..... and she avoided the dip and whispered to her husband to avoid it too. ..... i was so embarrassed!

[disclaimer- usually we would NEVER just rinse it off, but it was the only stilton we had and the guests had arrived early and we were panicking.....]

Those guests never accepted an invitation from us again!

BCBG Sat 10-Nov-12 12:22:17

Here at BlogFest grin

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