My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: December 2015

On your chair 

I’m trying to crack down on my son walking around the house with food. I wouldn’t mind so much if he didn’t just drop the scraps when he was finished but he does. Being a typical four year old boy he is pushing the boundaries. Being the typical sleep deprived, passionate, beautiful mess that is a […]


Classifying women 

My eldest daughter, nearly 6, came across a book sitting on our kitchen table. I’ve got no idea why it was there but the question she asked was so beautiful I just had to share.  “Mummy, why is there two young girls and two adult girls?”