Category Archives: Silliness

general immature nonsense

Highway to the…

*PMT zone* Sometimes I wonder whether there are any people on earth more annoying than middle class, middle aged parents.  (Obv if you are reading this, I don’t mean you). I realise I am not saying anything new or surprising here. … Continue reading

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Workin’ 9 to 5

Sometimes writing a rambling blog that you only ever expect your nearest & dearest to read can have unexpected side effects. E.g. about twice a year James receives an email offering him the chance to review garden toys and games. … Continue reading

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From the bottom of my pencil case

Pondering baby names is fun – but I could do without a royal baby being due in the same month as Thing 2. It was bad enough with the Microbe when we had to rule out William because we feared their wedding … Continue reading

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O Tannenbaum, O what the hell…?

Whatever I said in my last post, you might as well discount it all. Our household has sunk well and truly into a fuzzy, pre-Xmas fug. I can’t even blame it all on the microbe because I’m starting to feel … Continue reading

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The Abridged Internet for Parents

Parents, do you feel good about yourselves? If so, stop that right now. You clearly haven’t been paying enough attention to the internet. And, in case you don’t have time to read every article on the Daily Fail/Parent Dish et … Continue reading

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Mums on the internet

I was amused earlier by this blog post about parent tribes at the school gates. So here is a tribute piece from me about mums on the internet. (I am afraid I may be in several of these tribes at … Continue reading

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Why we can’t have nice things

Exhibit 1 Exhibit 2 Exhibit 3 Yes… he really did.

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