My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: July 2014

Dream morning?

Sometimes I love being a blogger. Like when I get presents in the mail to review. As usual with product talk by Nuffnang I don’t get paid to review the products but I do get to use them as I see fit. When I was offered to review Uncle Toby’s Quick Oats sachets it was […]


Blast off?

I guess my life would be a whole lot better if I just stopped expecting my children to act like rational intelligent human beings. They’re children. They’re extremely intelligent for their age but they’re still children. I don’t really know why I bother reasoning with them and expecting them to listen to me or care […]


Yeah I’m stupid

I really need to work out how to stop baby from waking up for the day at 5am. That or get myself in to bed and sleeping at a decent hour. Probably both. It would be fantastic if hubby would wake up earlier so he could take bubby so I could go back to sleep. […]



Confession time. I don’t really know how to play with my 6 month old daughter. She’s not hard to look after. As long as I’m with her she’ll watch the big kids play, chew on something, sit there and flap her arms excitedly… We do play. We make funny noises, we tickle, I carry her […]