My Home Truths Sharing my life, one uncomfortable truth at a time.

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Newbie Guide to Beauticians

I was very lucky (and thankful!) to have received a voucher for a facial from my old work colleagues as a departure gift. It’s not something I would ever buy for myself. Not that...

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I Must Confess…I hate maths!

First off I must confess that it’s 5am on Monday morning and I’ve had to set the alarm to get up and write this post so it’s ready for 6am. That’s the closest I’ve ever...

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Anger, Autism and Jerry Seinfeld

I’ve been following the backlash against Jerry Seinfeld this week from the autism community regarding his belief that he may be on the higher end of the autism spectrum. Here’s the video of his comments:...

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The Magic of Disney Live + Giveaway!

We’ve had a hard year. Between my suspected stroke, leaving work and health issues for various other family members, the year has not turned out as we expected. They’ve all taken their toll, both physically and emotionally...

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Things I Know & Love Right Now

I intended to write a whole lot more this week. I meant to get so much more done. But it seems I can’t get traction on anything at the moment. I’m not sure if it’s...

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Puppy Love

Warning: Cuteness overload ahead! These are our two new pugs. Evie (the fawn puppy) who is 11 weeks of age and Mandie (the black pug) who is 11 months old. They arrived Monday afternoon...