Month: February 2016

Parenting

Morning has broken (me)

Our house thrives on the morning routine, we have one, it works. Every day we wake up (always a good start) Rory has a shower then disappears downstairs with the children. I run a bath for the children then have a shower. When I get out of the shower there’s a cup of coffee and […]

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Parenting

Bedtime

I pick Aoife up from school every day at 3.15pm without fail. I’ve never forgotten her and I’ve never been late (though Aoife argues that the day I was stood at the wrong side of the gate I was late and she went on about it for weeks). Anyway, she goes to bed at 6.45pm. […]

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Parenting

Happy Monday

Seth *turns off DVD. Cries* Me *turns DVD back on* Aoife *closes Mathletics tab on laptop* Me *logs her back in* Seth *pushes Tivo buttons so Minions goes off again. Cries* Me *Puts it back on again* Aoife *’Accidentally’ closes Mathletics again* Me *logs her back in* Xabi *scared of the wind, bombing round the […]

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Parenting

Angst!

I’ve bought a house and sold a house. I’ve been married and been divorced but the most grown up thing I’ve done by far is have babies. Why is it then that I’ve spent much of the time since then feeling like a child? Is it just me?

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