My husband and I travelled to our favourite holiday destination with our toddler son. On disembarking the boat, were told by resort staff there was a possibility of a ‘low’ forming. Now I’m no meteorologist, so I assumed a ‘low’ would mean a couple of days of unsettled weather, and a damn good reason…… Continue reading A holiday I’ll never forget!
When buying clothes for my son I try and keep things simple and easy, and for this season I was thinking black and white. However, after a random mustard T-shirt purchase, followed up by a pair of shorts in the same hue, I started spiralling into a mustard addiction I haven’t been able to climb…… Continue reading Hot as Mustard
When I found out I was pregnant, it was one of the happiest moments of my life. My husband’s reaction whilst not mirroring mine, was similar, though I could tell the tears he shed were not entirely from the joy and excitement he felt towards his unborn son, but perhaps from the fear and uncertainty…… Continue reading My C-Selection
I am competitive, it’s an inherent part of me, and over the years as I got older, more measured in my actions, more mature in my thinking, I thought my competitive nature would fade, I’d become more balanced. Well, it hasn’t, and I didn’t. One of my good friends was having a baby shower recently,…… Continue reading BGOTN (Best Gift Of The Night)
My son Jack, at one and a half, is going through a phase of Daddy-worship which I find both inexplicable, my husband is hardly “worship” material, and annoying, given I’m the one who’s put in the parenting hard yards. To win back the affections of my child from his unwitting father, I’ve turned to a…… Continue reading Fun Mummy?
A few months ago we realized that we lived on the wrong side of Macleay St in Potts Point. On the other side of the road, we would have been in the catchment area for one of the best primary schools in Sydney. Tragically our catchment school has notoriously low grades and horror stories about…… Continue reading What Jew looking at?
Can you really classify time away with a child under two as a ‘holiday’!? In the last few months I’ve taken two holidays with my sixteen month old son. As a working mum, I cherish my time with Jack, but I also need to unwind too. Here are a few tips that helped me get…… Continue reading Tips for travel with troublesome tots