Playdates….ANOTHER learning experience

It’s said that you should never stop learning, and I’m always a big fan of that when it comes to the kids. I’ll often tell them that they can go to bed happy because ‘they’ve learnt something new today’. Whether that’s a new skill (putting pants on the right way round would be one), or… Continue reading Playdates….ANOTHER learning experience


Tooth Fairy….Mission Impossible???

Having older children join our family, and not having gone through the loss of baby teeth with my eldest son, the first tooth fairy visit was approached with some degree of trepidation. Actually, if I’m honest, I was crapping myself! Now I’m not small at 6ft 3in and possibly on the ‘unhealthy’ side of 15… Continue reading Tooth Fairy….Mission Impossible???



Seriously… can small people generate so much paperwork? So the last 3 hours┬áhave been spent completing forms for next term’s swimming club, gymnastics club, writing cheques for each and preparing some answers to E’s R.E. homework which I had completely forgotten about…bad father. It may not sound a lot, but either I’m really bad at… Continue reading Paperwork…