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About fabfortymum

I'm 40 years old and it has taken me 12 years to become a mummy

The Scurge of Facebook

Over the past few days I’ve had a few disturbing links sent to me via my Facebook wall regarding tasteless pages and groups on Facebook.  You know the type of thing, you’ve probably had similar ones sent to you.  Pages … Continue reading

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Thai Dipping Sauce

This is my recipe for Thai Style Dipping Sauce.  It is a much more liquid sauce, unlike the Sweet Chilli Dipping Sauce.  It also isn’t red like the shop bought stuff. It makes a fantastic marinade for meat or fish, … Continue reading

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The Excess poundage!

I’ve done pretty well at shifting my pregnancy weight this time around.  I managed in 4 months to lose a little more than my pre pregnancy weight, so was really pleased with my efforts. This time around, I found it … Continue reading

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Dummy Wars

On another of my prowlings around various internet forums, I stumbled upon yet another mummy battle.  The battle of the  Demon Dummy/soother. I must point out that I am not anti soother at all, my eldest used one because her … Continue reading

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Teeny Tiny Tiaras

Today was a glorious day, so we headed for the coast.  Of course we expected the roads to be busy and the seaside towns to be even more packed and yes they were.  The big advantage we have is that … Continue reading

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Crimewatch!

Ok so there is a knob (apologies, but that’s my opinion of him) in a Subaru Impreza that snores up and down our road several times a night, several times a week.  He drives so fast and his car has … Continue reading

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Win Win Situation

With all these Olympic winners floating around, I thought I’d tell you about some winnings of my own.  I have mentioned before in my money-saving section about completing online competitions.  Seriously if you don’t do it, you should start. In … Continue reading

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