Grief support for kids

The alternative title to this post is ‘Mummy is great :)’ at least that’s what I found somebody had typed here when I got back to my desk just now. And it’s actually not too unrelated to what I was going to write about… I’ve got into the habit on Wednesdays of sharing a link…

Baby and a cappuccino

I didn’t write here yesterday, but I blogged three times a week this month and don’t want to break the streak right at the end! It was a good week. The kids settled back into regular school after the lockdown, although they didn’t love commuting by bus again. My husband or I drove them to…

A surprise weekend

Our family’s weekend plans were delightfully interrupted by the early arrival by two weeks of my nephew. I now have two nieces and two nephews, how good is that? I was putting the coffee pot on the stove on Saturday morning when I casually checked my phone and saw I had a few missed messages…

What I won’t miss about lockdown

Next week our kids will return to classes at school, except for the eldest who only has her HSC final exams to go. My husband and I return to the office in December, but I’m already out and about quite a bit – there were ordinations to the priesthood on Monday and a meeting at…