Find out what happened on our family day out to Hobbledown Farm in Surrey.
The earth shakes, walls come tumbling down, wild animals run for cover; you can hear his mighty roar long before he marches into view. Get ready. Suit up. Shields out. Phasers set to stun. The angry toddler dictator is on the war path! But before world war three starts […]
Ever since I started blogging I’ve been intrigued by other bloggers. Why did they start? What keeps them going? Who do they turn to for inspiration? Reading other blogs is a must before you start and it’s the community that I’ve found to be the fuel I need […]
Babies are weapons of mass destruction. And I’m writing this from a war zone. The ground is littered with the fallout from three days of a sustained biological onslaught. Congealed tissues turn up in unusual and distressing places, random bottles of Calpol are stashed around the house for […]
I’d like you to try a little thought experiment. Cast your mind back to before you had children. Struggling? Maybe you need some props. Get the baby monitor and put that annoying wave sound on. Now get an alcoholic drink. Wait, don’t just knock it back! Blimey. OK. […]
Babies are easy to please. No really they are. For most of the first year they lie down in one place and enjoy looking at faces, sparkly dangly things, the sky, lights. And sometimes they sleep. Even when they start crawling a cardboard box or a wooden spoon […]
We are well into 2015 but today I stumbled across this ‘Annual Report’ of my activity on WordPress during 2014. A lot of the stats in here are about you, my small band of readers, so I thought I’d share it! Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable […]