Broken Records and After Shocks

A rather uneventful evening, however, upon waking, Grumpy Pants and I mutually decide “better to be safe than sorry”. In no real emergency dash, we muddle through breakfast and showers, determine which children are going where, mostly in relation to the younger two, as the biggest one is coming with…

Pick your timing

A typically crazy morning, needing to get out of the house by 8.30am to meet with a friend for some discount clothes shopping. (Crazy discounts, proper factory outlet, wear comfy shoes!) Then it’s back home to squeeze in some work, shower, dress nicely and head off for picnic with a…

There's really only one way to describe it

A reasonable day, once I got over the morning thing. The kids were at school, how bad could it be? Pickup and off to gymnastics, remembering snacks, gymnastics uniform, balls, drawing stuff, changes of clothes, drink bottles, nappies, spare nappies, bum wipes, face wipes, hand wipes, mobile phone, diary, baby…