Our back to school checklist

Preparing for the start of school in September. In five weeks - 35 days to be exact, not that I'm counting - I will officially become a school mum. Despite Sophia having had the pleasure of primary school for two years now, I haven't put myself into this category before. While Dexter was still at pre-school I could fool myself into thinking my children were still small. (more…)

Three into two

A bittersweet birthday. This month is the month I turn one year older. Not that I ever feel it. That's the beauty of running around after young children I suppose. But here's the thing - my birthday is not just my birthday. I'm in the unusual position of sharing it with my mother and grandfather. Three generations of family all born on the same day. (more…)