One went left, the other went right...like they were attempting to do the Macarena.Read More
The Runner, by it's very nature, is considered to be the most ambitious of stools and refuses to set up camp in a super-absorbent, cotton wool prison with pictures of bunnies on it.
It will not be suppressed...it will rise- all the way to the top if given the opportunity to do so.Read More
It's not my usual style but sometimes, just sometimes, I have to be serious and write about something that doesn't involve a tale of my toddler defecating on my new rug.
Today, I'm writing a post in praise of teachers- not just my children's teachers, but ALL teachers across this country and across the world even.
Teachers are wonderful.Read More
It was a typical Saturday night.
We had steak, we had wine and we had the long- awaited new season of Homeland to watch. It was exciting!!
We parked up on our reclining chairs, hit play and let the magic happen.
Twenty five minutes into the show, I grabbed the remote control in a frenzy and hit pause.Read More
We have all heard of the expression 'The Terrible Twos' and it doesn't take long for parents of the world to realise that this expression is a gross understatement of reality.
Why? Because children aren't just prone to terrible tantrums at the age of two: this alliterated expression, although massively memorable and cleverly creative is insanely inaccurate!Read More
Everything is labelled these days.
You can't lift a jar of Dolmio off a shelf or open a Big Mac box without seeing an informative label which spells out in microscopic detail EXACTLY what's inside: the calories, the saturated fat, the salt, the sugar and so on. This information is there to help us to form an opinion about the product before we've even delved inside the packaging to discover its contents.Read More