Blue for a boy, pink for a girl

At the top of the page you should be able to see Exhibit A. May I present gender-specific Boots Advantage Card coupons. Forgive me if this is old news to you, but I don't think Mr Bitsa and I had ever opened the coupons at the same time. Certainly I hadn't noticed this before. I …

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Sleigh 1: Elves 0

We're getting to that difficult age. The boys are six and eight, and while the eight-year-old seems to be on-message, the younger one has shown some signs of disbelief in the red-suited one. A couple of weeks ago I was standing with him, waiting for the school bell to ring, and he said 'I don't …

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