Taking the monkey for a walk

The leash I wanted was in fact sold at Target in the USA and not in Australia. I hate getting URLs confused and thinking there is a fantastic selection in my local store when really there isn’t. Never mind, I shall endeavour to navigate the internets more sensibly in future. There was a lovely monkey…

The motherhood enigma

Today I am wearing my ranty pants, be warned. It has been in the news a bit lately the so called feud between stay at home and working mums. The lack of compassion for each others positions being called into question. Today I had a conversational encounter with another stay at home mum that left…

Reconfiguring the world

When your children reach the age of mobility, it is a great and celebrated milestone but it is also fraught with catastrophe because it is reached well before they reach the age of sense and aeons before they reach the age of reason. So really your children become weapons of mass destruction. I have heard it called the rising tide…

Putting on a leash

I have held off on this decision for many months now because of the stigma and judgement associated with the use of leashes. A quick Google search to try to find a suitable one today made me quite sure that my perceptions of the judgement are not unfounded. I hope one day these people are blessed with…