The only thing Shorty wanted for his birthday this year was a Red Maxi Micro Scooter. His lime green Mini Micro Scooter, though *very* well loved since his 3rd birthday, …Read More
Parenting is tough. Period. That’s even when the children are at school or nursery for part of your day. Throw in a school holiday when you are all at home …Read More
Its good for us to agree to always be dressed and teeth brushed by say, 10, (I’m not too ambitious – this is the holiday) and to be ready for bed by 8 (even if we agree to a late night).
My children like to have a focused play session, where I am involved, but I don’t have the stamina (or will) to do it all day, so we agree to at least one hour a day of active Mum-play, then they’re on their own.
We will also be diarising time to watch telly in our pajamas. We don’t get much chance to do that during term, and its our favourite!Read More
We first took Athena swimming when she was 9 weeks old, and have gone every couple of weeks since. We’ve not done any classes, we just go together, or …Read More