CARTER’S 6TH BIRTHDAY! 19 August 2018 in Birthdays, Carter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE

A whole bunch of superheroes having a jumping good time. Happy 6th, Carter!

POTTERY MADE WITH LOVE 11 August 2018 in Carter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, School

Carter did a pottery lesson in school the other day, and when I asked him what he made, he shrugged and said “Something for you”.  When I pressed him, he gave a bit more information, “It’s in your favourite shape. And your favourite colour”. Grinning,...

LITTLE KID + BIG HEART = EPIC PARTY 24 July 2018 in Birthdays, Carter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Things my kids say...

It’s this lil boy’s graduation year… So, next year, I won’t have any more Kindergarten kids! I was looking back at some old photos of him, in all his fatty-cheeked glory, and I just feel so wistful. Carter has always been my baby boy,...

BABY LED WEANING: CHLOE AT 12 MONTHS 19 July 2018 in Chloe, Chloe's progress, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE

I’ve never been huge on the whole baby led weaning bandwagon.  I totally get the idealogy behind it, but when Hunter was a baby, he was so disinterested (and even that’s an understatement!) in food that he would have survived on fresh air and sunshine...

CREATIVITY COMES FROM WITHIN 16 July 2018 in Hunter, HUNTER, CARTER & CHLOE, Hunter's progress

Hunter’s English teacher at school gave them a lil Creative Writing booklet, which I’m unclear as to what he’s supposed to do with. He’s explained it’s not technically homework.. but it’s up to the kids to fill in their booklet if they want to....