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  • Today’s Special Snowflake

    OMG, can someone please hand me my pearls and fainting couch.

  • Things annoying me today

    Firstly this headline “Ten-year-olds given permission to marry”.  It’s not about ten year olds wanting to get married, it’s about ten year old girls being given to fifty year old men as wives. FFS MSM tell it like it really is.

    Admittedly, I don’t know a lot of ten year olds at the moment, but remembering back when I was ten I wasn’t in any hurry to get married, and certainly

  • Okay, so the bling is annoying

    but I can get past that. I really can’t see the need for pink and white rhinestone encrusted tape dispensers, computer mouses, calculators, staplers, USB ports, or keyboards. Nor can I see how having a pink mini toolkit, keyboard, gardening tool… Read More ›

  • A letter to Santa

    I received this in an email, so I’m not sure where it originates. I can relate to most of it, how about you? Dear  Santa,   I’ve  been a good mum all year. I’ve fed, cleaned and cuddled my children  on… Read More ›

  • So, what’s bugging you today?

    Today, I’m annoyed because I only got to see my son get presented with his certificate from school but couldn’t stay for the picnic lunch because I had to go back to work. I know how hard it is when… Read More ›