When I look at you

Quote – Love is deeper than looks and physical attraction…

Publicity talk

Mind of a child – My son is really excited because he has a publicity talk at school…

School reading challenge

Mind of a child – My son didn’t want to do his reading homework so he tried to sweet-talk me…

Truth or Prank?

Blended story – A 3 paragraph story wriiten with my 13 year old son… I rumaged around in my bag shocked at all the mess…

Kids excuses!

My kids have the funniest excuses for getting out of chores…

10 already!

My Blog – In the blink of an eye, my youngest son has turned 10! Please slow down time…

Career path

It’s hard to advise your children about career paths, especially when they don’t listen to you…!

Where babies come from

Don’t you just hate awkward questions?! Those questions kids will ask, where you know the answer but don’t know how to answer.

Through a child’s eye

Everybody see’s the world differently. But children, their view of the world can be completely independent to themselves…

My father, a great man

Poetry – A special poem to all the fathers, grandfathers, uncles, big brothers and any other father figures in your life…

To be a superhero

Kids say the funniest things – My family and I love watching superhero movies. One day I asked my children which superhero they would chose to be and why…

Cinema trips

Cinema trips are great fun. But they can be intimidating for young minds. Especially for children with great imaginations…

Flutter in my stomach

Poetry – A poem written from my heart. A poem expressing thoughts of a mum-to-be. A poem reflecting the anxiety involved with becoming a parent…

Top Marks!

End of term school exams are here. Some children fly through them, some really struggle. Then there’s the children who… well lets just say – they’re completely oblivious…

Pushing children

How much should we push our children? Push them with their studies, not literally…!

My Little Angel

I’m not one to turn down a helping hand, even when it comes from my beautiful little angel…

Explaining Relationships

It’s so difficult teaching a child about relationships. It’s even harder when our actions confuse them further…

Perfect Mother’s Day

I’m not one to expect a fuss on Mother’s Day, I just want to be a little bit spoilt…

My Clever Son

My 9 year old is such a clever lad who comes up with some great solutions to better the world….

Save Me

A blog highlighting the dangers shown in the Sky Atlantic series ‘Save Me’. A must read for all parents…

A letter to my bully

Dear Bully, I’m sorry I could not be your friend For whatever I did to offend. I must have said something unkind I apologise if I ever whined. I didn’t mean to make you look bad I wouldn’t hurt you or want you to feel sad. I know I look a lot different to you…

Arranged marriage

My 12 year old son had to debate on ‘arranged marriage’ at school.
Continue reading to find out his thoughts

When I grow up

My 9 year old son is forever changing his mind about what he wants to be when he grows up.

Harry who?

All kids love Happy Potter and all I wanted was some peace and quiet.

The spy next door

My kids are huge Jackie Chan fans so I thought we’d watch one of his films…