Putting the "fun" in "family holiday"

Chippie’s flatness had turned to severe clinginess when we arrived at destination yesterday afternoon, complete with a fever, and a not very nice sounding cough. Dash to local chemist before bed to get hands on some baby panadol, which we had neglected to pack before leaving home yesterday morning. Pandolled…

The 12 month cattle class jab

That time of a baby’s life where they’re required to have their 12 month immunisations. We do the council thing, coz they’re closer and the nurses know what they’re doing. Sure, it’s Cattle Class, but the waiting room isn’t full of sick people, and you get to do some awesome…

I have survived

I – and the Grumpy one – have survived! We’ve made it to 1 year with a baby, again. We’ve survived a year of parent’s to 3 boys. Even more extraordinary is that they, the children, have also survived the last year. Although there have been some dubious moments. After…

Oh the joys

Some fun things about my day: There’s not much more fun than waking up by a baby with a face full of snot. Baby snot will find its way onto your pants, shirt and breakfast toast. Overtired babies find standing in their cot and screaming for hours on end much…