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Appreciation... [Nov. 14th, 2005|11:00 am]
The Love Bug
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I have two good friends (both dads) that I call on for dad-related baby advice: one is my boss, Sticks; the other is Phil, lestat75.

Phil phoned me last night from hospital, where he's looking after his son. I'd sent him a message yesterday about feeding patterns, and we chatted for about half an hour about it.

Thanks Phil, I really appreciate it. My heart goes out to you and Karen at this time. You're an inspiration for both me and Caroline.

I also had a phonecall and numerous texts from Sticks over the weekend, even though he was in the Lake District with his family for a wedding.

I'm amazed and blessed that people have the time, even though they have so much going on in their own lives.

Now why can't I be like that? :o)
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[User Picture]From: azrael316
2005-11-14 11:13 am (UTC)
Well, I guess my list of people to call when Liz and I get round to kids will be You and Phil.. ;)
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[User Picture]From: thelovebug
2005-11-14 12:28 pm (UTC)
Naturally I would be honoured, and I'm sure that Phil would be too! :o)

Any timescales for kids, Scott?
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[User Picture]From: azrael316
2005-11-14 12:41 pm (UTC)
First things first, got to get the new house sorted, just round the corner from Karen and Phil actually.

But hopefully in the next 12 to 18 months.. ;)
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[User Picture]From: thelovebug
2005-11-14 12:45 pm (UTC)
Is that on the same estate? Caroline and I would love to live there... some of the houses are absolutely fastastic!

We haven't seen you guys since the games night, if I recall correctly... I think we should possibly rectify this...?
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[User Picture]From: azrael316
2005-11-14 12:49 pm (UTC)
Its a brand new development about 2 mins up the road. Its by Strata and they are quite resonable on price too.. ;)

http://www.homesbystrata.com/theplace.php?devID=31

Ours is Plot 3, which is in the top left corner.

And I agree that we should definatley meet up again, Liz and I are hoping to be in the hopuse just before Christmas, so we will be having a proper house warming, consider yourselves duly invited to that. ;)
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[User Picture]From: thelovebug
2005-11-14 05:06 pm (UTC)
Looks really nice!!

Thanks for the invitation, consider it accepted... Amy-dependant, of course!! :o)
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[User Picture]From: poggs
2005-11-14 02:28 pm (UTC)
You are, you just don't see it.
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[User Picture]From: thelovebug
2005-11-14 05:07 pm (UTC)
You're right, I don't. :o)
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[User Picture]From: conphie
2005-11-14 09:52 pm (UTC)
*hugs*

its simple - that's what friends are for :o)
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