It's not lack of care. It's 'quirky'

After a horrid night with Chippie, he managed to sleep in quite significantly and dropped off to childcare an hour later than normal. No huge deal as I have school-aged children home with me due to school holidays. Much coffee enable me to manage discussion of expected behaviours and they…

Buy My Book! A Guide to Bad Mothering

The Favourite Uncle is supposed to be coming over for lunch today. It is his birthday, so we killed some time and managed to avoid the constant “What time is our Favourite Uncle coming over?” by smattering it with a bit of “But I don’t want to help you make…

Salvaging my Sanity

Back when my mother’s group started, I rapidly became known as The Party Queen. I was especially useful to have as an acquaintance if you were in direct sales/ party plan, as I used Tupperware parties and the like, not just to satisfy my primal urge to be anally organised,…