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In pursuit of imperfection

Thursday on my personal Instagram, I posted a picture of a family portrait, which Bronnie, me and two of the children posed for in…

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When you can’t give it away

I’ve often wondered how people begging on the streets fare. I’ve wondered about the percentage of people who give, those who give grudgingly and…

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All the fun of the fare

A little girl fell over in front of me recently spilling a bag of sweets, which rolled one by one into oncoming traffic. Her…

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Surprise!

I’m thinking surprises this week and surprising things. Like finding £20 in a jacket not worn for a while, or rocking up at the…

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Passing on passwords

There is a password for everything in modern living, and I am baffled as to how we are expected to keep up with the…

What Mel Did - apples and cake on scales

The highs and lows of diabetes

10% of every sale in my floral greeting card line (I Miss My Garden Greeting Cards) is put towards supporting children and adults living…

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No laughing matter?

After 911, it was said Americans had lost their will to laugh. The comedy circuit stopped revolving and comedians were loud in their silence….

What Mel Did - Bronnie and Mel Wedding Day 20th anniversary

You must remember this?

Bronnie and I would have been married 20 years today had he lived. As we got married on his birthday, he would also have…

EMPTY NEST AND MOVING ON

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Are we there yet? I can't even remember where we were going.
What Mel Did - Fargo family portrait

In pursuit of imperfection

Thursday on my personal Instagram, I posted a picture of a family portrait, which Bronnie, me and two of the children posed for in…

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