See you later

“See you later, mummy” he used to say, helpfully informing me that he intended to be off somewhere much more exciting than simply staying at home with me as he picked up his backpack and headed for the door. Sometimes he’d add over his shoulder “Gonna work.” the way his father does. Goes to work that is, not dismissively…

I didn’t know that was a thing

These are the words that came out of Husbands mouth as he watched me roll down the sleeves of his work shirts. The sleeves that he knowingly and purposefully rolls up and that for reasons that I can not quite understand thinks simply unroll themselves somewhere between him dropping them in the wash basket and…

5 not entirely unhealthy things to cook for fussy eaters

In fairness my children are probably not THAT fussy so this list might not be based on terribly useful data and may not be truly representative of the really fussy children group but it is a list of favourites in our house. 1. Bacon Zucchini Pasta; this is like bolognaise sauce but without the mince and with loads of…

Impending move

No one likes moving right? Imagine for a moment that you are preparing to move and then suddenly you discover that in fact you are not moving. Well, not totally not moving but at least not moving yet and also not yet but with a convenient new date so that you can decide whether it…