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Mothers Day -

Now, with both children at secondary school, gone are the days of never ending love, home made cards, decorated shoe boxes and soggy toast in bed. It's embarrassing. My eldest got out of bed by the crack of 11 and to cycle to get a beautiful bunch of flowers and some deliciously fattening cake. My son plugged into the computer claiming he'd been very thoughtful and left me to sleep. We did manage to leave the house for a walk in the glorious sunshine. Bickering all the way. With a brief PACMAT picnic.  But the Laundry was quite a treat. One of my favourite local...

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Mothers Day, Picnic -

The weather, at least here in London, is looking good for Mother's day this Sunday. Full Sun. If you've got run away toddlers and kids with ants in their pants a picnic might be 'relaxing' for everyone, or as relaxing as you're going to get without running away to a secret destination for the weekend without the kids. (Now there's an idea). Picnics are a great way for the family to get together and have some quality time. Take games you can play together, head out to some open space and of course pack some yummy food and perhaps a bottle...

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