The Dishwasher Weight Loss Miracle

Our dishwasher, it appears, is some sort of diuretic. Not just this one in the new house. All our dishwashers have been the same. I don’t think the brand, model or age of the dishwasher has anything to do with it, and, judging by my two youngest children, if you…

Seeing eye to eye with my plans

After spending yesterday with a fair chunk of the extended family, and my lists (work, christmas, favourite wines) lost amongst themselves (or quite possibly gone to live with a nice family who pays them attention) I advised the Grumpy one that I had a LOT of work to do, and that I require his undivided attention … all focussed on the children.

Dear Diary readers, subscribers and fans,

Dear Diary readers, subscribers and fans, Just a bit of a quick update, as I know Diary’s posts have been a bit scarce of late. All is good. Very good. Very, very good, in fact 🙂 Apart from being covered in snot, of course. Anyhoo, two things: 1. We’re (by…