Jamie Kitson

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Mirror Mirror by Jamie Kitson Moses by Jamie Kitson Nanu by Jamie Kitson Nanu by Jamie Kitson Smiles by Jamie Kitson Windmill by Jamie Kitson Chocolate by Jamie Kitson Kamran by Jamie Kitson Sleep by Jamie Kitson 2.4 by Jamie Kitson Camp Bestival Big Wheel 2016 by Jamie Kitson Camp Bestival 2016 by Jamie Kitson Happy Camper by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170427_162000_1 by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170424_182735 by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170424_175611 by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170422_185133 by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170422_163950 by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170422_160937 by Jamie Kitson IMG_20170420_183921 by Jamie Kitson

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White Bait by Jamie Kitson Came back from a week's holiday to this hellish nightmare. by Jamie Kitson Showing Kamran my old stomping ground, Leather Lane and particularly #Prufrock #Coffee by Jamie Kitson Our local vicar isn't afraid to show his elegances. by Jamie Kitson My kind of garden centre. by Jamie Kitson Recently noticed that my drawer at work has inductions on what to do in the event of a bomb threat. Also went a bit overboard at the Easter sales. by Jamie Kitson Managed to tip couscous into my coffee thinking it was brown sugar. #MiddleClassProblems by Jamie Kitson Yet another sunset. by Jamie Kitson Decorating birthday cakes - the reason I wanted to have children. by Jamie Kitson Made Kamran his first pizza. He either loved it or was very very hungry. by Jamie Kitson Camden Lock by Jamie Kitson Trees Over London by Jamie Kitson I think Bananagrams is better with a theme. by Jamie Kitson Nice sky this evening. by Jamie Kitson Little feet. Obviously before lunch. by Jamie Kitson Wolverhampton Civic Hall sells beer in 2 pint glasses which make people's hands look freakishly small. by Jamie Kitson Browsing the Tea Aisle by Jamie Kitson Matching outfits - check. by Jamie Kitson Middle class doll's house complete with solar panels. by Jamie Kitson #Photoshoot. We "won"a "runner up prize" of a free photo shoot and one free print at a high street photography shop who
whose initials are SS. Unsurprisingly it turned into a sales pitch. We might even have bought something if the pictures had been any good and the prices hadn't been so outrageous. Our wedding photographer was cheaper. by Jamie Kitson

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Thank you Grampy and Miou
Thank you Grampy and Miou
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Zip WIre
Zip WIre
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Working from Home Again
Working from Home Again
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Kamran Finds a Different Hose
Kamran Finds a Different Hose
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The Other Side of Parenting
The Other Side of Parenting
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