Boredom busters: things to do with the kids

It’s been back to school this week, a week of Easter holidays.  Spending quality time with the kids is a top priority for parents and…

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Now you are two

Oh those things you can do, now that you’re two Waving hello with a big beaming smiles, Your mouth stretching joyfully miles and miles, Saying…

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Two year old birthday presents; what they really, really want

My baby is turning two.  TWO!!!  My very last ever baby turns the grand old age of two this Easter Sunday.  And I can’t quite…

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When your two year old is a sleep thief (still)

Whenever I used to hear of two year olds not sleeping I used to offer a sympathetic head tilt.  And secretly used to wonder what…

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Why I’m choosing to send my 2 year old to nursery

Time passes so quickly, it seems like only yesterday that this tiny, mewling newborn baby was lifted out of me.  A tiny red, angry, screaming,…

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He doesn’t get the best of me

A while back I read a wonderful piece that asked “Did I love you enough today?” it truly resonated with me at the time. Then…

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When your children make you tear your hair out

I am nearly at the end of my solo parenting week.  While my husband has had views of ancient temples, beautiful sunsets and $0.50 beer.…

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