Hands up, full disclosure, I have. Once. It's a hotly contested topic among parents. Would you? Should you? Will you ever? Whichever side of the debate you're on, hear me out. In an ideal world our children would have all of our attention, all of the time. Unfortunately we don't live in an ideal world. … Continue reading Have you ever told a child off? A child that wasn’t your own.
We thought we'd go for a walk today. We thought it would be fun. We thought it would be nice bonding time as a family. We were wrong. The local shopping centre is less than a 15 minute stroll from our house. It was a dry, bright and only slightly windy afternoon, perfect for a … Continue reading Tantrum Central
I took a cute snap the other day. A beautiful snapshot of brother and sister playing together. It was perfect. It looked perfect. The photo speaks a thousand words: lucky; blessed; love; perfect; family; wonderful. That photo shows no stress, a loving relationship and how lucky I am to witness this and live it every … Continue reading Picture Perfect Parenting