Tag Archive | children

The Good Parent. 

Plenty of us are parents.  Married parents, single parents, divorced parents, young parents, late in life parents, widowed parents, accidental parents, blended family parents with stepchildren, step-parents, step cats and step dogs. In my book, there are only good parents and there are bad ones.  It’s just that black and white.  Good parents are not […]


From the moment I realised I was first pregnant, my life became inextricable from that of a tiny, unknown entity. A being that automatically became my number one priority. Putting it first, just as easy as breathing. Motherhood.  That moment when you allow your heart to permanently walk around outside of your body. (Three times […]

The Peter Pan Formula

Decided to write this, my first blog, about children’s birthdays – namely because today marks the day that one of mine made their way into this world of ours and changed my life completely. Zero Three, Twelve, Twenty-Thirteen. I started thinking of my daughter turning two today and how different this birthday would be to […]