This Is Me

in NaBloPoMo, Random 38 comments
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This post is inspired by Shell's That's Me.   I wash my hair every morning, because it gets greasy if I don't. Yes, I shower daily, first thing. Tropical weather with 100% humidity - enough said.  I arrange my toiletries in order of usage, from left to right. So, facial cleanser, toner, moisturiser, left to right… Read More

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I feel like a fraud whenever someone says to me, wow, you're such a supermom, four kids under the age of five, blogging, writing, all the social media-ing - how do you do it? You are amazing! I am not amazing. I am an ordinary human being, who is incredibly blessed. I have help and… Read More

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In the spirit of NaBloPoMo, I will be sharing my favorite posts from fellow participants, every Friday this whole month. I hope you find the time to click through to some, and show them some love.  The terrible twos is a myth - it's age three that you really need to worry about. Greta Funk expresses… Read More

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There is much joy that comes with finding out that you're pregnant with twins. Twice blessed. Even more so when your doctor tells you that they're fraternal, carrying the lowest risk. I've always had healthy and relatively easy pregnancies. I carried both boys to nearly 40 weeks (#1 was 3 days early, #2 was a… Read More

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I love these questionnaires because they are a) easy, b) fun, c) I'm blogging daily. I grabbed these (and the graphic) from Christine at Love, Life, Surf! Four names that people call me, other than my real name 1. Cat. My husband's nickname for me, derived cleverly from my name, Alison = Alleycat = Cat… Read More

There Was No Wedding

in Life, Marriage 83 comments
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Most girls dream of their wedding day. The perfect man, the perfect dress, the perfect venue, the perfect cake, the perfect first dance, the perfect day. I am not most girls. I grew up announcing loudly to anyone who would listen that I was "never going to get married or have a wedding, pfffttt." Never… Read More

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In the spirit of NaBloPoMo, I will be sharing my favorite posts from fellow participants, every Friday. I have been randomly clicking on at least 5 to 10 posts a day to read, and have discovered some really great writing and awesome blogs. Yay, NaBloPoMo! I hope you find the time to click through to some… Read More

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Alison Profile PictureI'm Alison. Writer, a mother of four (two boys and boy/ girl twins), social media enthusiast and book lover. A believer in the power of chocolate and hugs. Chugging coffee as I type. Want to know more?

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