First steps… woohoo!

Forget all the frustration and worrying if you’re a good dad, or not. Forget the fact that she always wants to go to Mummy before Daddy. No matter how little sleep you get, or how clingy your children are when you want to do something that you consider is important, there’s nothing that brings a smile to the face more […]

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Overnight stays

MY three-year-old stayed the night last night and, although it’s great fun when she spends Saturday night here, it’s never quite the picnic it should be. She’s very strong-willed, although incredibly loving and caring, but that pair make for a tricky concoction. Amazingly, given that Schmoo didn’t settle till 9pm, 3YO stayed asleep the entire night and didn’s stir. Thank […]

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Where does the time go?

Sometimes I wonder what I did with my life before I had kids. The weekends always seemed to stretch out like a never-ending chasm, to be filled with drinking wine, cooking lovely food and watching TV or going to the movies. Now, I occasionally get to cook lovely food, drink wine as long as it’s not too much, or else […]

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