4.00am - "MAMA! I'm awake! Look, it's a morning! What's today?" Stumbling out of bed, I switch on the kettle. One bottle of rooibos tea with honey, one bottle of formula, one cup of green tea. The boys and I lie on the couch sipping on our beverages of choice, while I play "This Little … Continue reading Rookie Mom: A Pretty Ordinary Day
Last week, I was informed by a perfect stranger in a public place that I was a terrible parent. When a woman you have never met and knows nothing about you gives you such an astute observation, you take it seriously. Even after thinking about our constructive conversation for three days, I was still unsure. … Continue reading Are You a Terrible Parent?
Obviously, my children don't ACTUALLY watch YouTube. They've also never eaten Flings, they always greet strangers warmly and bring me tea in bed when I ring a bell. Like most pre-parenthood-know-it-alls, my kids were never going to even look at devices with screens. But until I can sit on the loo without a small child trying to … Continue reading Our Top 10 Children’s Shows…On YouTube.