A very busy day

Argh! Why is it kids are so bloody cheery when they wake! It’s not fair. It’s almost like they suck the energy out of you during the night, then taunt you with it all morning. At least until you’ve had your 3rd coffee. Anyhoo, no time to dwell on this,…

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.…

Blood Sports?!

It started off a relaxing day; my morning coffee, a walk with a friend, followed by a 2 hour breakfast with our families. Then it was time for lunch, a ‘quiet’ afternoon wathcing DVDs with the kids, a sleep, a bath (on my own! Woo HOO!), some baking, the dinner.…