To celebrate a birthday, a birth story – of sorts.

Eight years ago we were young and free.
We visited the German Market, drank a lot of wheat beer and decided we were ready to have a baby.  Continue reading “To celebrate a birthday, a birth story – of sorts.”

Running Free! – Leeds Mini run 2017

Before I start I just want to say, this is totally going to be a ‘proud mum’ post.

I tend to veer toward the more ‘challenging’ side of parenting when I write, that’s simply because that’s where the funny stuff is.

Aoife reading Dostoyevsky at 6 isn’t funny. It’s just super impressive. Continue reading “Running Free! – Leeds Mini run 2017”

3 Ways To Raise Open-Minded Kids.

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The world’s a very small place these days. Everywhere we go, we’re exposed to people with different ideas, cultures, backgrounds and values, and intriguing fusions of things that used to be worlds apart. Continue reading “3 Ways To Raise Open-Minded Kids.”

8 signs you’re not a first time parent.

Recently a few of my friends have birthed babies.
Some for the first time and some for the second. Watching them both has made me realised how much we do it differently the second time around. Continue reading “8 signs you’re not a first time parent.”