Cough Cough Puke

Cough Cough Puke, Cough Cough Puke……   It’s the time of year for streaming colds. Our school children are merrily sharing their germs with each other and still needing reminding to ‘use a tissue’ and ‘cover your mouth’ and ‘don’t sniff like that’. Oh joy.   At home, 2 precious newborns, shielded from the germs […]






Chicken Pox

I’m not sure who is more traumatised in our house by the Chickenpox, Grace with her dot-to-dot scabs which she “wants them off mummy” or me with the sudden projection back into the newborn days of night time waking, tears (from me too) and wondering at that moment if anyone else has their child in […]