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About bigbowlonespoon

Lucky Mama to bonkers twin toddlers Dolly & Arthur. Wife of @kingomountums. Voice of @monsterpetteam. Sings loudly. Dances badly. Laughs dirtily.

Einstein’s Advice To A Little Girl Who Wants To Be A Scientist

I wanted to share this great post by Brain PickingsĀ as a lesson for the future for Miss D. Gordon. In a letter dated September 19, 1946 Tyfanny, a young South African girl, writes to Albert Einstein, currently at the height … Continue reading

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Salmon Teriyaki

If you’re looking for a quick, tasty supper you could do a lot worse than this recipe I found recently for Salmon Teriyaki. The recipe doesn’t require mirin and sake if they don’t make up your store cupboard essentials. The … Continue reading

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In The Clink…

In the end, Dolly and I reached an agreement – she was given early release on the grounds of good behaviour…

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My excuses for not blogging recently, in words and pictures…

I have two small, busy, brilliant, challenging little people 2. The weather was amazing (for a bit) 3. I have a job. It’s a great one and we’re doing really well. Monster Pet Supplies is the No. 1 fastest growing … Continue reading

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Hurray! I’m sleeping through – but they’re not…

I’ve spent the last 2.5 years waking in the night at the very slightest snuffle. Their room is next to ours but we have very thick walls. Yet even the sounds that happen all the time; a dummy hitting the … Continue reading

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My Boy

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First Day at Playschool

Heart pounds, Chest swells, Tears well With love for them.

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