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Emily Benet - more laughs than Bronte
Emily Benet - more laughs than Bronte

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That Christmas Feeling
Christmas smells  of tangerines. For me, at least. For my Colombian husband,
the smell of tangerines reminds him of the doormen in apartment blocks in Bogotá.
Tangerines, mandarins, clementines - does anyone know the difference? Christmas used to be the sou...
That Christmas Feeling
That Christmas Feeling
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The Writing Trance of a Stay-at-Home-Writer-Mum
I consider myself to
be quite an observant person. I've also got a great sense of smell. But the
other day I failed to noticed a soldering iron slowly burning through a plastic
box right beside my desk. I only clocked onto the plume of smoke rising up under...
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Day-in-the-life of a writer with a 2 month old
I've been meaning to write this for a while, which means my baby
girl is now closer to three months old. Life changes quickly when you're growing fast! Luckily I scribbled some notes down on post-its. Here's a glimpse of our day when she was two months old....
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What to do with a two month old?
What do you do with a two month old? Out of curiosity I typed the question in online and a search led me to a
day-in-the-life type blog post by a mother with a two month old. Great! I thought. The blogger's day starts with a crack of dawn feed. So
far, so s...
What to do with a two month old?
What to do with a two month old?
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New baby, new life: Two months of sunshine
It's been two months
since my daughter, Sol, was born. At 3.900g (8.5lb), she was a large bundle of joy.
I felt every gram when the obstetrician passed her to me and I was worried I
might drop her. But I'm happy to say I did not, and she is currently very m...
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Warning: Life Change Due Any Day!
Warning: Life Change Due Any Day!
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Warning: Life Change Due Any Day!
It's the end of an era. Fernando Torres aka 'El Niño' has retired from
Spanish football.   If it hadn't been for
his goal in the 2008 Eurocup Final, my husband and I might never have met. (You can read Shop Girl Diaries for the full story!) That
was a decad...
Warning: Life Change Due Any Day!
Warning: Life Change Due Any Day!
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Tourism in Mallorca - Visitors vs Spoilt Brats
The sun has come out
and the tourist season is set to begin in Mallorca ; if indeed, there ever was a
break. Palma has been diseasonalised. During winter, you still can't find free
parking easily... although as a learner driver, by easy parking I mean two
l...
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Two Books and a Baby
27th October 2017 Dear Daughter-in-law and baby, I hope you are enjoying your pregnancy - it's
one of the most beautiful stages in your life... At which point I have
to stop reading the email to run to the toilet to throw up. (Extract from The Pregnancy Dia...
Two Books and a Baby
Two Books and a Baby
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The Writer Life: Progress report!
I'm about to break a personal record: longest time without blogging! On the other hand, I've never written so much in my life. I've got a
steady stream of work from AbcMallorca magazine , which challenges me on a daily
basis to write on a variety of subject...
The Writer Life: Progress report!
The Writer Life: Progress report!
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