Sock it to me

YoungestGirl hates socks. Well, not quite. She loves socks. Just not on her feet. Excitedly, every morning she squeals with delight when the socks come out of the drawer. And she then spends the next twelve hours of consciousness excitedly pulling them off again. Her absolute favourite thing to do is to pull both socks … [Read more…]


We have a glut of celebrations all shoved into the same part of the year: September is EldestGirl’s birthday October is my birthday November is YoungestGirl’s birthday December is Christmas January is TheBloke (TM)’s birthday February is Valentine’s Day March is our wedding anniversary, plus Mothers’ Day. It makes sense to mothball a few of … [Read more…]

Spewing words

So this post was going to be about Universal Studios and the fun we all had. But that has been postponed for now. Instead (lucky you) you are going to be treated to a blow-by-blow account of winter vomiting virus. YoungestGirl had been a bit grizzly for a while (about three months, but who’s counting?), … [Read more…]