I wept with joy

Cramming some work in before school lunch making, ridding self of children, showering and heading off to a business networking event. How exciting! Spending time with likeminded women and being sensible and serious. Had to take Chippie with me, which reminded me, yet again, although it wasn’t necessary as I…

That's just teasing

A call from the local council today. Regarding my place on the waiting list for family day care. I’m getting desperate, and really need to get Chippie into care. I’ve rung every other centre in the area and surrounding suburbs, most of which are advertising “enrol now” and “plenty of…

I almost got excited

At school pickup and the mobile went off. The local childcare centre. The one I want. The on that is on the way to (and from) school. It’s newish, it’s nice and I WANT A SPOT THERE. And they have one! Hurrah. Well, two days. Both the two days I…