Escape, Family Day, Ceatures from the Deep

We did um and ah about Family Day today. There was the obligatory and inevitable resistance to the idea, and even that was half hearted. I gave the alternative; Family Day or tidy up the house. This appeared to induce comas in all three children, suddenly not only incapable of…

All the Mish Mash Merry

It has reached the merriest of all seasons; at least, according to the songs and paraphernalia that has been front and centre at the supermarkets and oversized shopping malls for the last 6 or so months. T’is, indeed, according to folklore, the season to be jolly. I’m always up for…