Part of me wondered what I would do with myself when I gave up teaching. Of course, I’d taken on a franchise, so to some extent I already knew what I would be doing, but I wondered if that would fill my days or would I be bored?

This week I received an email from Boots Parenting Club, announcing that my daughter is now 6 months old (infact, she still had a week to go then).  It then launched into its sales pitch with the following tidbit: Your little one is probably quite familiar with solids[…]

How did we get to this point already?  My daughter is almost 6 months old, but it doesn’t seem 5 minutes since she was born.  If you read this blog regularly, you’ll know that we’ve been hanging on til the 6 month mark before we start weaning, but[…]

We play a game, my husband and I.  No, not that sort of game.  At least, that’s not what I mean.  We play a game where we find dishes for my imaginary bistro menu.  I’ve often thought I would like to run my own bistro, although not enough[…]