Back to Work I Went

And it was actually OK all up! Apart from the first day which was a total shmozzle when the complicated pick-up and drop-off plan involving cars, bikes in cars, long …

Bye Bye Mat Leave

My maternity leave is almost over, and, in beautiful symmetry, this week I spent a day almost identical to one in the first week exactly a year ago – in …

Up To My Ears In It

There were so many possible titles for this post, like Crappy Day, Fully Sick, Extreme Excretion, etc. I hardly need to write the post now, you get the picture. Oh …

History Repeating

Since having my girls, not only have I become a mother, but I think I may increasingly be in danger of becoming the mother of mothers – my Mum. Here …

Night Owl

No, it is not our nightly reading of Owl Babies, tonight I am out on the town, baby. If you can call “night” the time between the 7 o’clock feed …

The Circle of Life

Mae and Asha’s Great-Grandma passed away last week. It was not unexpected but still very sad. Up until now, the concept of death had only arisen twice before in our …