5 Important Lessons My Children Have Taught Me

5 Important Lessons My Children Have Taught Me

“Children have neither past nor future; they enjoy the present, which very few of us do.” – Jean de la Bruyere If there is one thing I have always been certain about in life, it is that I wanted to be a mum. It may have happened a lot sooner than I had planned but […]

Parent Guilt

Parent Guilt

They may forget what you said but they will never forget how you made them feel. – Carl W. Buehner Tomorrow my youngest will be starting school and just like many other parents I’ve got a whole lot of mixed emotions going on. I often hear of people struggle with the loneliness of their youngest child […]

A snippet of my day – (Mum patience being tested)

A snippet of my day – (Mum patience being tested)

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” -St. Augustine My kids do this wonderful thing when their dad is home which is acting like normal, amicable humans with the odd hiccup but nothing too major. When their dad leaves, whether it’s for the afternoon, an hour or even 5 minutes they turn into irrational, troublesome crazies […]