Looking back at 2011

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Like last year, I've decided to round up the past year, month by month, looking back at 2011. - In January, I decided to get my blogging mojo back by taking part in Wordpress's Post A Week 2011 challenge. Hmmm, it didn't really go so well for me: by early April I had already skipped a week and then I was silent for the first two weeks in July, and the less about early September the better... One ... Continue Reading...

Living for the weekend

At the moment, I am just counting the days and hours until the weekend rolls on. The past few days have been manic: Friday, I flew down to Copenhagen and worked from our office there for the day, did a presentation, met up with Husband and Little O, jumped on a train and then spent the weekend with the in-laws in southern Sweden. We flew back Sunday evening, then it was up early on Monday for the ... Continue Reading...

Relationship SOS challenge – the date

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I know, I know, I should have written about this an age ago... Damn you, real life, getting in the way! While we were in the UK, we went on our proper date, as I promised that we would as part of the Relationship SOS challenge, set by Karin at Cafe Bebe. We ended up not staying out for too long, but we had a lovely evening. We were very good and did not talk too much about Little O or ... Continue Reading...

Relationship SOS challenge – so far…

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So, last night was one of our "mini date nights" that I wrote about as part of the Relationship SOS challenge, set by Karin at Cafe Bebe. It was an at-home mini date, but it still counts, okay? And we actually managed to follow a few of the "rules" - no television, just us talking and having some laughs over a few glasses of red wine (him) and a bottle of non-alcoholic beer (me). It was a very ... Continue Reading...

Relationship SOS challenge

Over at Cafe Bebe, Karin has set a challenge: the Relationship SOS challenge. She has given us the month of August to make a date with our other halves - a real date if you can manage or a night without the television, just the two of you actually talking and enjoying each others' company. This really struck a chord with me as we have been trying to do just this on Saturday nights, but already, ... Continue Reading...