A Long Weekend Labour of Love

Saturday Awoke with a throat that felt as though and army of sharply clawed rodents had been on some sort of exploratory dig in there. Grumpy Pants farewelled me and I dragged myself out of bed, to be confronted with yet another reminder, as I had received approximately 47 times…

Finally! A Family Day

After the last few weekends full of birthdays, extended family gatherings and other stuff (like fridge shopping) we had a weekend free. A Family Day, I determined, was a necessity. Basically, if I did not get out of the house and have nothing to think about, homicide of some sort…

Family Day, No Trains and Learning Stuff

A belated start and something we’ve neglected, again, for a week or so, we made the ambitious decision to embark upon another family day. My children had led me to falsely believe that they had come to accept that the almost-weekly Family Day was inevitable and that we weren’t horrible…

Spur of the moment dinner

After yet another stressful yoga session this morning, I ended up having quite a productive day from my perspective, as I requested two hours to get some work done, had lunch and the rest of the household went and either slept or played Wii for 30 minutes, which took them…