If you can't trust your family …

Monkey Boy learnt a valuable lesson this afternoon. Or, perhaps, several valuable lessons. Or, quite possibly, nothing at all. You see, he and his youngest sibling, Chippie, were given the task of washing and drying the dishes. Otherwise occupied, I was oblivious to how this was actually taking place. Also,…

Wednesday's What's Worse: Washing Woes

This is not the usual “When will it end?!” rhetoric, nor a complaint about how much the washing basket regularly vomits all over itself and the floor. Nor is it that my life is so terribly exciting that a warm, windy day fills me with much delight, as I’ll now…

Music To Motivate

Grumpy Pants had decided that today was to be Tidy Up Day. (Quite possibly because a) the house was being overrun with toys and b) we have two birthday parties happening this weekend

For Love or Money

Monkey Boy is on a mission to earn more money. He is saving up for more LEGO, as he is seriously deprived of such things, and has a specific goal in mind. This is good. He has also lost some pocket money and had to pay the Swear Jar for…