And the "holiday" continues …

Chippie still not great, although the fever has gone. It has been replaced with a disgustingly snotty nose and the dry cough substituted for a disgusting mucousy one. Nice. Step mother offered the washing machine for our dirty laundry. What the heck? I’m no holidays. And despite having packed enough…

The problem with smart kids

Finally got time to catch up with Grumpy about … stuff. Mostly the kids. What else do you chat about when you have a few spare minutes? I got him up to date on how they were going. Both reading exceptionally well, both doing well at school in all subjects.…