My life totally needs a do-over button…

I think once in every lifetime you should get a do-over day. And I’d like to use mine for last Saturday, please. I woke up at 9am to the sound of the council enforcement team clamping my car. Turns out a parking ticket I thought I’d paid was showing as… View Post

Well, that was fun: the CSA

Two weeks ago, I was watching TV when the chap's mobile rang. He was in the shower so I picked up, to hear a woman to bark at me: "Is that Sally Whittle?" Obviously, being a complete drama queen, I assumed the chap has a secret psycho patient who wants… View Post

Magical Moments of Parenting #205

Flea’s school recently brought in a nurse to talk to the children about hygiene and teach them how to wash their hands. It’s easy to be cynical about that sort of thing, but I can see she really washes her hands differently, to make sure she gets between her fingers,… View Post

Is it Christmas yet?

No. Simple, right? And just in case you're ever wondering, you might find this website useful: www.isitchristmas.com Here’s the thing: it’s November 1st. We just had Halloween. I love Halloween – we do the pumpkins, we trick or treat, we go to church to hear how pumpkins are a symbol… View Post