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Jethro’s Story Writing Process
December 20, 2011

Jethro is starting to tell stories. The other day he was typing away semi-randomly at the computer and speaking in quite a structured fashion, mimicking the tempo of spoken word I produce while reading him bedtime stories.

It suddenly occurred to me that I should be recording this. He had about three stories in total. I managed to turn the last story into structured ones and zeroes.

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Bo’ness has trains and we visited them
October 6, 2011

My parents are out to Scotland for some child and grandchild visitation.

While Angie was off in London, bringing home the vegetables (we don’t eat bacon), we travelled to Bo’ness to see the train museum. Not because we had got Angie out of the way, but because my parents hired a car and so it was easier to get there.

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Jethro rather loved it.

Jethro is Breaking News
May 25, 2011

Jethro cracked a nod in the local paper by virtue of entering the Easter Egg competition at his playgroup. A competition we sub-standard parents failed to provide an egg for. This might go some distance to explaining why Imogen, and not Jethro, won the competition.

Here is the clipping for the Linlithgow Gazette:

Jethro located 3rd from the left