The Milestones Just Keep Coming

The milestones, all those firsts, they never stop coming. Each time one occurs, I reflect on those things we’re expected to expect, all those things kids do and all those wonderful things they’ll achieve. Such proud moments. I think, yes, most of the Check The Box type milestones conclude around…

My Great (in)SANE Inspired Adventure FAQs

In exactly four weeks from tomorrow, I’ll be taking my first steps on the Great Wall of China. (And only 26 days left until I depart for the great city of Beijing :D.) To say I’m excited is an understatement of epic proportions. To say I’m grateful to have this…

All The Awards & School Dressups

Apparently, I deserve a Mother Of the Year Award. Again. Not just because I need to be chaperoned to Parent Teacher Interviews, to make sure I behave myself, but because of the things I do as I go about by life and parenting and stuff. Last night was another example…

Tracking: When Care Slides Into Creepy

As One Who Blogs, I am oft receiving emails advising me of all manner of fabulous new invention or app or something that will “keep our children safe”. I’m also required, to a degree, to be up with the latest parenting trends and behaviours, and one such thing also falls…