Ice cream for Breakfast, Cereal for Dinner

I live in a perpetual state of perplexity with many, many things I hear about foods, the eating of foods, the fussiness towards foods, and the healthiness of foods. The aspect that perplexes me the most is the justification people feel the need to give when they are eating what…

Thank you for your helpfulness

Dear everyone at Coles, Thank you for smiling at my toddler, with an adoring look on your face as you passed him. Also, than you for your “he’s so cute” and “isn’t he gorgeous?” comments as you passed me. Yes, you know that moment you passed him, a good isle-length…

New Year – a bit of old, a bit of new

A new day, a new year has dawned. And the kids are still up to their old tricks. I wonder how this will end … Monkey Boy is attempting to pole vault over various pieces of furniture using the roll from the tablecloth. He obviously can’t remember the last time…

The Long Sleep and a little nibble

Chippie had his first long sleep, and long stint between feeds. About 6 hours between feeds, and a good solid 4 hours sleep. Or more. Yes. He was rather unsettled last night, so as to avoid missing House, I sat with him on my lap. It wasn’t as if I…