Arachnophobia therapy at Bristol Zoo

This is my experience of the Living with Spiders education program at Bristol Zoo, an arachnophobia therapy program. Could they take a total arachnophobe like myself and turn me into a calm and rational human around the many, many, many 8 legged, hairy ones that share our space every day?…

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Feeling the love!

Oh wow, I am really feeling the love today! I’m going to think of it as an early Valentines. As actual Valentines will probably be a very un-romantic affair. After almost 14 years together, and with two small children, it is unlikely that we will do anything more romantic then…

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Our dream holiday.

So I saw a request for bloggers to apply to be an ambassador for Mark Warner, (this is a wonderful way of getting mentions by the way pr team! 🙂 ), and what you need to do is write about your dream family holiday. There were a few different categories,…

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I’m a tantrum survivor. Sort of!

How do you cope with extreme tantrums, the true emotional meltdowns that leave you and your child totally spent and shocked? I’m still wondering! An unusually serious post from me.

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Where are you from? Also a step by step guide to giving blood.

Not literally, but historically! I give blood and I am a B negative which is so rare that only two percent of the population have it, and today the nurse who was taking my blood was very excited because she has the same blood group and noticed that I was…

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