Sixty minutes that led to heartbreak

Sixty minutes that led to heartbreak

Yesterday afternoon, the girls and I went to the park so that their father could pursue the manly task of mowing the lawn without the screams of terror that the girls omit when confronted with domestic tasks.  They have a similar reaction to vacuuming so we have...
Why do I always get the weird ones?

Why do I always get the weird ones?

Today I had cause to take a short taxi ride to collect some boxes full of other boxes which were too big and heavy and too many for me to carry through the streets of Sydney in my arms.  So into the back seat of the taxi I did jump. And I couldn’t help but...
They say the darnedest things

They say the darnedest things

My toddler is just getting to the age where I recognise that I am never going to know what goes on her head.  I’ve always been of the opinion that parents are generally the ones that know their children the least, mostly because they assume so much...