When Alex wets his pants and starts to get upset, I say “Never mind!” When Alex falls over and grazes his knee and starts to cry, I say “Never mind!” When Alex drops his yoghurt all over my clean floor and rug, and I start to get upset, he says, “Never Mind Mum!”
Christmas Day was a different pace here this year. There was time to sleep in….. well… past 8am anyway. Time for a leisurely late breakfast…just the four of us. Time to open gifts one at a time and appreciate them, play with them. Noticing the time passing and enjoying each other’s company. There were (almost) […]
Our Family Activity Advent Calendar has been doing OK in it’s inaugural year. We’ve forgotten to look at the activity a few times and totally ditched some when we simply ran out of time. But there was one particular task that I was very keen to add and made sure we didn’t miss. I love the idea of the […]
I’m about to be controversial…hold onto your hats… The consumerism and “I want, I want” mentality of kids is our fault…us….parents. Do kids really need 10 birthday presents? NO. Do kids know if you have spent the same amount of money on one and not the other? NO. It’s our own sense of fairness and […]
Seriously….all the time?????????