I Wasn’t A Very Good Mother

Today I wasn’t a good mother. I know I wasn’t. Just like last night when you got up for the…

Festival Envy 

Let’s just be honest: Christmas is brilliant.  I don’t celebrate it but I can see how enticing it is.  It…

We Do Not Negotiate With Toddlers

We do not negotiate with toddlers. Except we do. The Bearded One and I have always favoured the gentle parenting…

Stupid Things People Say To New Mothers

After Rahma was born, we had visitors, not as many as I thought we would have, but obviously people wanted…

Batteries Not Included

Before Rahma was born, we decided not to give her screen time until she was over two years old and…