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  • The very busy smear test

    Because I can be both badly organised and also extremely forgetful (tell me; does this never go away?) I somehow ended up accidentally booking in my recent…

    The one with the accidental Easter Bunny

    Do your children believe in the Easter Bunny? Asking for, well, someone who’s not quite sure how it happened, but whose children really do. As…

    The blog is dead…long live the blog? Ten reasons why it’…

    First off, an apology. This is a blog post about, well, blogging. So if you’re 100% not interested in this then here are some posts…

    Parenting; are we doing it wrong? (And a trip to the BBC)

    How easy is it to parent in an age when there are a million different sources of advice, all of it conflicting, all coming at…

    Five cold hard truths about parenting on snow days

    As the country is currently in the grips of SNOWMAGEDDON, aka the Beast from the East aka Storm Emma aka alll the weather from the past…

    Hello, and a couple of things…

    Firstly, hello! I just wanted to say, well, that really, and do a kind of awkward wave via a blog post. And secondly, say apologies…

    Baby days, be gone; brilliant things about your children getting older

    A few weeks ago it was Alex’s birthday, and a funny thing happened. We went out on his birthday. Together. While some people may be…