So, on the dot this morning, MyItchyBoy woke up and was instantly wide awake – in that annoying way that kids are. He was quickly demanding breakfast and I was trying to delay getting out from under the covers: Me: What do you want for breakfast? MyItchyBoy: Parent noses Me: ! MyItchyBoy: *grin* Me: […]
It’s nice when kids laugh at your jokes. Especially when you can get away with the really lame ones. However, MyItchyBoy nearly really rolled on the floor laughing tonight at shower time. It wasn’t a joke though. There was water shooting out everywhere and soaking the floor. Obviously channelling my mother, I exclaimed ‘For crying […]
Something a little bit different. I thought that I might introduce you to something that should only give you a good reaction. Each of these bands or musicians have personal experience of anaphylaxis and allergic reactions. Just sharing the love and joy of life when not having to worry about what you’re eating or touching. […]
This September is the beginning of a new phase of life for this household as MyItchyBoy will be starting school. We often debate the ideal age for children to start school with friends in other countries, weighing up the merits of formal education versus keeping them in kindergarten/at home for longer. Aside from the obvious […]
The Olympics are everywhere. Even on the stamps I bought today. MIB is bringing home stuff from nursery to do with the games, he made a torch at playgroup today, but still has no clue what it is all about. And me? Well I just don’t know how to explain it to him. I have […]
Found MIB laundering money yesterday… I knew it was a mistake to let him get the toy washing machine down from the loft at the weekend. Even more of a mistake to let him have new batteries in it. Since Sunday many items have been crammed into the whizzing drum, with mixed results. The favourite […]
This week has been a bit of a tough one. Dealing with an eczema flare up is never fun. Having to look at a spotty boy, temper the number of ‘please don’t scratch’ in an hour and applying endless layers of cream take it out on all of us. My chuckle this week came from […]
As recommended by MotherWifeMe, we decided on a wee adventure up to London today to the Obliteration Room at Tate Modern. It was good to see that the adults, teens and toddlers in the room were all enjoying it as much as each other. So simple, but such fun.