The war against Single Socks.

We have 4 children, aged from 3 to 9.  They all have at least 14 days worth of socks each.  Our washing cycle is not complicated- basket, machine, clothes horse, drawers- so there aren’t too many places we can lose … read more


Our youngest is a boy and he turned 3 this week. Like a lot of young boys, he adores Thomas and, perhaps because a little blue train makes a welcome change from Peppa Pig, the Tweenies and the Tellytubbies, I … read more

A Brand New Blog.

I don’t make New Years resolutions, because I never keep them, but have decided the beginning of a new year is a good time to get into a routine of doing some more writing. I always say I want to … read more