Today was one of those days. A day when we had to do something we never wanted to do, when we had to be one of those parents. We had to say no to a friendship. I won’t go into details about what prompted this course of action.[…]

How’s your week been? We’re getting back in the swing of things after the summer break – our groups have all started back up, and we’ve joined some new ones, so there’s plenty going on. This month, we seem to be “welcoming” the terrible twos, courtesy of 21[…]

Last week we went to the LinDhu Gathering as we have done for the past few years. It’s a family-friendly, Pagan(ish) festival and we go there so that Stonelaughter can display (and hopefully sell) his Native American style flutes. We took part in lots of different things whilst[…]

It’s been a busy week this week, what with all the sessions and classes the children have been attending this week and the trips we’ve made. Earlier this week, Bean attended a two hour football skills session provided by Tesco and the FA. He never really got the[…]

Welcome to This Parenting Lark – my new weekly link-up for your parenting posts. Leave a link to your favourite/best/most popular post on parenting from the last week and try to visit one or two of the other links too. Your posts can be about an aspect of[…]

A-Z Challenge letter: J – Judging     I need to get something off my chest. I was sparked into action by reading of another Mum’s experience in a shop where an assistant chose to pass comment on her parenting decisions. I have three children – which is[…]