The Woman Who Was ‘Just About Managing’ In A Shoe

When you feel really strongly about something so you plan to write an intelligent, strongly worded article that will CHANGE THE WORLD but…..this happens…


There once was a woman who lived in a shoe
She had so many children; she didn’t know what to do
Why did she live in a shoe you may say?
Because rent for a house she could not pay,
She ‘just managed’ to put food on the table
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How I Survived When I Couldn’t Afford Wine (Or Food)

alleyBefore I had babies I used to buy fresh herbs, clothes and a lot of wine.

Now I have two babies and I buy ketchup and a little bit of wine.

But not so long ago, I could not even afford to buy ketchup, wine or anything else for that matter…
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