LOUIS VUITTON ルイヴィトン ベルト・くつ 靴 スニーカー スリッポン 8 27cm ネイビー マッチアップライン スニーカー 1A19LS キャンバス 2016年【200】【中古】【大黒屋】

Gosh – October.

Does every post I write start with a gasp of surprise at the dashing by of time?

So much has happened in the last few months.

First, I hit 40 – literally, thought fuck you 40, and hit it with a lot of gin. Well – everyone goes on about 40 being a big deal, and how you have to do something big and amazing. You have to have huge party, or go skydiving or something – it becomes a chore.

And then everyone I know who is over 40 – and that’s practically everyone I know – tells you “well, it’s not a big deal, I mean, it’s nothing really, 40, is it, just – you know – 40, a number, nothing to worry about. Not like, you know, 50. I mean, I’m almost 50, and that’s so much bigger than 40.”

And that just sucks the special out of it. You can’t really say anything after that, after being told that really you are making a fuss for no reason.

And then there was the whole issue of who I actually wanted to spend it with. And that’s another 5 dramas in a row. So – I decided to do nothing. I went to a pub, I said I would be there, and anyone who wanted to, or felt obliged to, could turn up, be polite, and leave when they had done enough.

Done, dusted. 40, in the bag.

Secondly, my beautiful little baby, my sweet innocent little lady, my far too young daughter, went to secondary school.

So, wow. What a shock. There’s the mountain of nerves to get over – mine, not hers. Then the mortgage you need for the uniform, and the research into the right bag, hours of negotiating over acceptable shoes (black, leather appearance, sensible enough to suit the school but trainer-ish enough to satisfy the child), practicing the walk for timing and identifying the quickest route . . .

It’s been a mission. Six weeks in and we have a routine – after school hockey on Mondays, after school netball on Tuesdays, lunchtime netball on Wednesdays, lunchtime hockey on Fridays, swimming on Wednesday nights, town with friends after school Fridays, coffee dates on Saturdays and – in between all that – homework.

I never knew she liked sport so much.

Thirdly, Mr G turned 50. 

We may just leave that there. He wasn’t overly pleased about it, and since we are still dealing with the ワイスリー メンズシューズ スニーカー Men's Y-3 Yohji Run Sneaker Y-3 Men's Shoes Sneakers Men's Y-3 Yohji Run Sneaker

Small victories count

That’s a quarter of the year in one quick summary. And now it’s October. Half term is ahead, we’re clearing out and getting another step further with the decorating of this old house, and we’ve tackled the ‘who’s where at Christmas’ row early, head on, and I think mostly everyone is happy with the result.

Celebrate every small victory – that’s the plan!

 

 

GIUSEPPE ZANOTTI/ジュゼッペザノッティ/【送料無料】チャッカブーツ スタッズ/スエードレザー【メンズ】

【電波時計 アナログ 壁掛け スペイシーM463】

I caught a part of the discussions on The Wright Stuff this morning. No, not the one about Doctor Who being female. I mean – yes, we love the programme but no, we are not that worried about the gender … 【 業務用 】銀三鋼 出刃 24cm【 和包丁 】【 庖丁切れ味関連品 】

18-10 マイポット ストックポット 蓋付 20cm

三菱 換気扇 有圧換気扇 産業用【EF-20YSD-V】 防爆形給気改造可能・単相100V[新品]【RCP】

Gosh – isn’t it hot! (Of course, by the time I post this I expect the heatwave will have passed and we’ll all be wrapped once again in blankets mourning the British summertime.) It’s beautifully sunny. Botboy is away with … 【 業務用 】相 出刃包丁 堺孝行 本焼 水焼 24cm

【五具足】 木瓜菖蒲型 3寸

【送料無料】 LT スズメッキ ムーラン M515 37cm 【商品コード】458400 ★税抜5000円以上で送料無料★激安祭

It’s been an odd week all round. Sackgirl has been away on a weeks visit with the school. Despite her usually getting in from school and heading straight to her room to screen her friends, desperate to discover what happened … 【 業務用 】相 出刃包丁 堺孝行 本霞研 30cm

【送料無料】スーパーエレクター・カート 万能カート NBKB業務用 【kmaa】

【秋の新生活応援セール 5%OFF】 エムケー精工(MK精工) 保冷 クール米びつ 米冷えーる (米容量 21kg) NCK-21W ホワイト 保冷米櫃 米びつ ライスストッカー 保存 冷蔵庫 おしゃれ ストッカー スリム 【送料無料】

Stop. Just – stop. Whatever you are doing, while you read this. You’re also sipping on your coffee, thinking about the next blog you are going to read, listening out with one ear to the children beating on each other … サニプス ホイッパー 1F55 小

18-8ステンレス 湯煎式おでん鍋 OY-15 尺5寸 12・13A【都市ガス 人気おでん鍋 業務用おでん鍋 おでん鍋 おでん保温庫 おでん保温器 おでん保温機 おでん保温ケース鍋 おでんウォーマー仕切りタイプ 】 メイチョー

さわら飯切 2尺4寸【代引き不可】【すし皿】【寿司皿】【寿司盛台】【盛皿】【すし】【寿し】【鮨】【スシ】【1-745-7】

Wow – it’s empty in here. Almost a year since I last tapped out some thoughts on the keyboard – and to be honest I am still unsure whether I want to come back in or not. What’s happened to … 泡立 ロング マトファー 8342 全長1200

HARIO(ハリオ) ウォータードリッパー・ウッド WDW-6

UK18-8木柄角チェーフィングデッシュ シングル 16インチ【代引き不可】【スタンド】【飾り台】【業務用】

I think it’s time for a happy post. Despite getting in the way of myself, we have had a lovely break down in Devon, perfectly timed for the summer heatwave, which as we all know in the UK is a … 【 業務用 】銀三鋼 出刃 22.5cm【 和包丁 】【 庖丁切れ味関連品 】

スギコ産業:スギコ ランプウォーマー フレキシブルタイプ TO-2245KWF 白

電気グリラー G-10HW 低電圧式焼き物器 炭火

We’re off out on our summer adventure with Cherry. Back down to Devon – but this year we have had sunshine all week, a lot nicer than our experience last year, with torrential rain and losing our son on the … 【 業務用 】相 出刃包丁 堺孝行 本焼 水焼 15cm

【業務用】ヒゴグリラー 焼き鳥焼き機 焼鳥専用タイプ床置型 3P-210K【 メーカー直送/代引不可 】

新品送料無料■マルゼン NEWパワークックガスレンジRGR-1575C

I thought that I would take a relaxing day off this week. I knew this was likely to be a mistake – like wafting a big red flag in front of the fates while dancing on their new rug with … 【 業務用 】堺刀司 洋出刃 27cm

【業務用】カワジュン ステンレス メッシュシェルフ・ポスト 450×1200×H1500 5段 【 メーカー直送/代金引換決済不可 】

【送料無料】電気式おひつ エバーホット匠 江戸蓋タイプ 5合 NS-21E 保温機能つき/酢飯、シャリの保管容器 《メーカー取寄/返品不可》

So, my posting rate for this year is fairly crappy. I am not quite managing a blog a month, and I’m wondering whether to keep my little place here going at all. Actually – that’s a story for my whole … サニプス ホイッパー 2F17 大【代引き不可】【ドリル】【撹拌器】【泡立て器】【かき混ぜ器】【業務用厨房機器厨房用品専門店】

【送料無料】 マトファー/ブウジャ ソテーパン 3720-28cm ステン/銅 【商品コード】159500 ★全品ポイント10倍!(P10倍)★税抜5000円以上で送料無料★激安祭

ロイヤルアルバート(Royal Albert) オールドカントリーローズ18cmプレート5枚セット【送料無料】プレゼント ギフト 贈リ物 祝 お祝い 記念品

A friend of mine has had depression for years. At first I didn’t really understand it. Actually, at first I didn’t know she had depression, and when her mood would swing and she’d lose control and scream, I was a … 【 業務用 】相 出刃包丁 堺孝行 青二鋼 黒丹柄仕様 15cm

イッチン紫地 四季模様水指 [R16.8xH17.3cm] 紫雲 【木】 特別提供品 厳選した商品を更に特別価格でご奉仕する、この期間中だけの特別企画です。 限定[各]5個 【茶道 茶器 抹茶】

KWシェルフステンメッシュ+ステンポスト 45×150×H120cm (5段) 【代引き不可】【業務用ラック 棚】【KAWAJUN SHELF】【メタルラック】【スチールラック】【業務用】

So I wasn’t really sure what I wanted to blog about this week. There’s so much going on right now, I can barely get my head straight. I couldn’t come up with a subject – and that led me down … 泡立 ロング マトファー 8341 全長1000