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Lottie Lomas
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Mother. Writer. Lover of crisps. Cyclist. Singer. Pilot. In that order.
Mother. Writer. Lover of crisps. Cyclist. Singer. Pilot. In that order.

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Teenage breakdown
On Saturday, we were a normal, albeit divorced, family. My boys, now 16 and 13, were staying with their Dad. I was having a lovely time with my partner kicking leaves about in the Autumn sunshine. All was well. On Sunday, the police arrived at my husband's ...

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Dear boys
Dear boys, You are 13 and 15. You fill the house with Lynx, consume the Xbox, eat your body weight in carbs and strawberry pencils every day. You grunt at me one day, speak eloquently the next. You are taller, stronger, fitter than me. You have hair in plac...

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Medication Time
I feel like a sparkler that's been lit at both ends. Four days ago, I came off the mini pill. I'd been on it for about nine months and, of course, it's been handy to stop me from getting up the duff - but the primary reason for taking it was to try and stem...

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Tween becomes Teen. And we go to a shoe shop.
Bugger and arses. I'm back. Truth is, I hadn't really recognised why I was closing the blog down in the first place. After a few weeks of pen-down, I can now tell you exactly why it was. I had run out of words. I guess this must happen, at some point, to al...

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It's time...
...to close down the blog. I've fallen out of love with blogging. It was wonderful at first; a huge help to me through the madness of separation and divorce, and a catalyst to meeting lots of new friends. You guys...you've been such a huge support. Thank yo...

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Absence from school - a parent's perspective
You might remember that Tween sustained a significant head injury, with a brain bleed, on his school premises n May. He seemed to make a decent recovery so after two weeks, we sent him back to school. Unfortunately, we soon learned that he had Post Concussi...

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A post about becoming the wicked stepmother. 

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Being the wicked stepmother
We are all brought up on literary tales of wicked stepmothers. There's Hansel and Gretel - perfectly happy children until their mother died and their father re-married, whereupon, in a famine, their new stepmother convinced their dad to leave them in the fo...
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