The sound of a snoring baby (and all that it brings)

The sound of a snoring baby (and all that it brings)
Today I was babysitting my friend Katrina’s two beautiful daughters, aged 3 and 1. I’d forgotten what it’s like to hang out with a 1 year old. Doing so brought me back a couple of years, and inspired the following piece of writing about the moment that a baby naps, and motherhood in general. Enjoy: ...

Lunch at the park

Lunch at the park
So, the weather has been warmer lately: We’ve switched from winter to summer jackets. In fact, on some days, no jacket’s been necessary at all. The sun has even been gracing us with it’s presence and warmth! This seasonal (but not always guaranteed) improvement in the weather has been the catalyst for the institution of ...

Buy Beautiful things

Buy Beautiful things
Recently it’s been wedding season in my family. My husband’s two brothers and three cousins all decided to get married at once. We’ve had 5 family weddings in the space of a year. Having the same crowd at each of the weddings obviously prescribes several different outfits. This can turn out to be an expensive ...