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From coffee crazy to tea calm

My heart is racing, I’m talking too fast, I feel a bit sick and inside my stomach, small missile kicks are assaulting me. No I’m not nervous, I’m pregnant and I’ve just had two cups of coffee. One more than my limit and one too many for me to enjoy the benefits of the first […]

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Hard drive with valuable stuff on it!

Technology, it’s all in the clouds

The sign said USB drive 8GB $10 and all of a sudden I was in a dream cloud moment. I was taken back to when I bought my first computer in 2003. With a flat screen, CD drive, USB ports, speakers and after some hard bargaining, a portable file storage device (read USB stick1), I […]

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What keeps you going in your busy week?

Waking up on Mondays, with so many mum things to fit in, it can feel like the week will go on forever. Playgroup on Tuesdays, Mother’s Group on Thursdays and Music on Fridays. The other two days are work/daycare. It can be a punishing timetable and sometimes I rebel. I decide no extra curricular activities […]

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Are boys better?

We’re having a boy and I’m pretty excited. We have one little boy and I think that two little boys would be perfect. Well three boys actually if you count my other half!! I have all the things that little boys need and I’m getting used to the boisterousness sprinkled with kisses and hugs that […]

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Australian Women's Weekly Cover - Georgie Gardner

Hi my name is Nicky and I read the Australian Women’s Weekly

I’m getting old.  I must be.  I now read Australian Women’s Weekly (AWW) and I really enjoy it. Don’t get me wrong I love In Style, Australian Home Beautiful, Australian Country Style, Australian Yoga Journal, the occasional Women’s Day, New Idea and Grazia too but I love checking out which inspirational Australian gal has made […]

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Nocturnal musings

Have you ever wondered why you look at the clock when you wake in the dead of night? I try not to, I really do but when I’ve been lying in bed for what seems like an eternity being very still, quiet and getting very frustrated, sometimes I just can’t help it, I look. I […]

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How to get a domain name, it’s easier than you think

One of the first things you’ll need to do if you want an online presence is to choose a global address, also known as domain name. This domain name can be used to secure a personalised email address ie mary@littlelamb.com and/or web address www.littlelamb.com. Ideally you can also then carry this domain name into things […]

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Weekend Australian Baby Bella lost to her parents for 18 years

“Why did they take our baby?” by Caroline Overton The Weekend Australian’s Article on baby Bella back in November 2010, was disturbing. Journalist Caroline Overington told the story of two loving parents who decided against risky surgery on their baby.   Bella was made a ward of the state, had the operations and went into foster care.  She was then […]

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