Gramma’s 60th

When I went to buy April’s party dress for my mum’s 60th celebration, the ladies behind me in line cooed at the cuteness of the outfit. “It’s for my mum’s birthday,” I explained to them. “She must be about two?” one lady questioned. “Yup — she’s two this week. Grandma’s sixtieth trumps baby’s second though.” […]

On Children

On Children Kahlil Gibran Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you yet they belong not to you. You may give them your love but not your thoughts, For they have their […]

Getting bigger

When I awoke on Tuesday morning, in my own bed, without my sweet pea snuggled into my nook, I leapt immediately to vertical. I couldn’t help myself. Anxiety dreams had been plaguing me. It just felt all wrong. She’s too little! Within an hour I was at Annie’s. Much to my delight, as soon as […]