Making the most of the situation

Still way overtired – all of us, we consume dinner, have arguments over when a good time for the kid’s shower is (I recommend about 4 hours ago, but now would be good. They argue against this) we bribe them into washing. Anything to get them out of the room…

And this would be reality

A very early start, so early that I had to reset the time on my coffee machine, only to have it not set itself off and have to manually do it. Pressing the right button at 5.13am, after being woken for no sensible or logical or any reason between 10pm…

The joys of parenting … you get it all

Argh! After another truly chaotic day, I collect kids, do the gymnastics run, prepare and consume evening meal and attempt to settle for the evening; everyone in the bath … … including lice! Again! I’m truly not happy. This is the 3rd time in 10 days! Given that I continue…

Nits and Lice and Crawly Things. Already!?

The note came home today. Not an excursion (had those already), not the “we want your money” note (had those, too), nor fundraising requests or the upcoming fete … ok, that last one was with this one. The Nits Note! Already! Or is it usually earlier in the year that…