No Time For Thinking

This week, not to mention the last fortnight or so, and the following few weeks proceeding this week, are just a wee bit crazy. There is, of course, Christmas shopping (or even Christmas Thinking About) to be done on top of my “usual” craziness. This is, as is wont to…

Parent Helper Dangers

Last week, I was invited to speak to the grade 2/3/4 class – Godzilla’s classroom – about food and “being well”. It is a subject I love, love, love (food AND health; two of my passions, and not necessarily in the same subject content either :)) and one I am…

The mum with the horrible kids

Urgh. It appears I am That Mum. Or, rather, as I prefer to think of it, I have Those Kids. It started in the pool with Chippie – and my freshly waxed legs, but that fact has little to no impact on this story, just I finally feel acceptable. Except…