Monthly Archives: November 2013

50 ways to embarrass your parents

G and I have grown so accustomed to the microbe’s funny little verbal tics that we don’t really notice or make efforts to correct them any more – hence he goes about uttering streams of nonsense that only his parents … Continue reading

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The C Word

Last week the nursery microbes began to rehearse their nativity play. The boylet came home buzzing with the excitement of it all, wanting to sing the songs with us. We had to get him to do some explanatory renditions so … Continue reading

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New book box!

This is an official thank-you post for an item of woody genius that we are delighted with. Behold the microbe’s splendid new book box, hand-made by Pops (microbe’s grandpa) in his workshop and picked up this weekend… Since his bedroom … Continue reading

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My only weakness is a list of crime

Last weekend the microbe continued on his path to skullduggery with an act of wanton shoplifting. (Sorry, M&S. It appears we owe you £2.75). We discovered this “sad choice” on our way back to the car after a fruitless traipse … Continue reading

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