The score this week… Temper tantrums- 57 Painful headaches-4 Parents in Tasmania on camp-1 Request for dad to make it better-lost count! Glasses of wine- only 2 (quite proud of that!) TGIF!!!
Kids are hard work- no doubt about it. Some are easier to deal with than others. As a teacher, I feel pretty confident in saying that some are downright hard work!S I wouldn’t say Alex is hard work, but he has been much harder to deal with than Megan ever was. He isn’t really naughty […]
Pressure. It’s cropped up a bit for us at the moment. Mainly internally directed pressure, which I think is worse than that from external sources. Megan- was worried about not being able to read the writing in one of her books! Despite pointing out that she is still 3, she was quite upset by it. […]
We decided to reign things in this year, for birthdays and Christmas. Rather than lots of toys that get played with for 15minutes and then discarded, Mike and I decided for something big and something small. The plan for Christmas is to build a cubby house-cum-swing set-cum-slide. Of course, it will be quite difficult to […]
Since it’s Mother’s Day today, I started remembering some of the things I should never forget…. tiny clothes stress over breastfeeding and wishing someone would just say “It’s not working, it’s time to stop!” all the milestones watching them sleep 1st Mother’s Group-not realising that we would still meet every week, almost 4 years on […]