To The Letter of the English Language

I spent a few horrid, torrid hours with my first born this evening. At first, I was filled with a mix of nostalgia, pride, and the opportunity to spend some time doing something togehter. That all lasted for approximately 3.6 seconds before it became extremely clear to me that he…

7 Reasons to Establish a Routine

School went back after a two week break in various states across Australia yesterday. Other states are still having their ‘holiday’, and this information is no less important. For a loooong time, experts have touted the benefit of routine for babies and young children. Although some take this concept to…

A Sick Quandary

A fortnight ago, I was subject to multiple, middle of the night wakings by smallest child; a feature of my nights that were particularly painful for the entire household and turned me into someone akin to the love child of Adolf Hitler and Attila the Hum, before she’d had her…