Update and links

It’s almost a quarter of the way through 2022 already, and it has been a pretty full year so far. Our eldest has been settling into uni life and a casual job, and learning to drive. Our second has started driving lessons as well, so it really feels as through we’re on the cusp of…

Staying safe and sane in lockdown with kids at home

I know that these are seriously looking like the end times, what with the plagues and pandemic and bushfires and floods and now – why not?  Fresh confirmation from the Pentagon that UFOs are a thing. But I have to admit that, bunkered here in the suburbs with my husband and five kids aged 7-16, I’ve been enjoying this time of widespread lockdown much…

My shockingly large family, love and identity

It’s been a long since I last posted here and in truth I thought I’d given up blogging altogether, but here I am so I obviously haven’t just yet. Things have been ridiculously busy and kind of tough this year – not so much in a big, dramatic way, although our family has had more…