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Let’s make pizza, and other things my son says

It's fair to say Steve and I are food lovers. We both enjoy getting into the kitchen and making a mess - which would be a whole lot easier if we had a dishwasher - and the majority of our social outings revolve around food, farmers' markets, restaurants and delis. It's pretty awesome. So it… Continue reading Let’s make pizza, and other things my son says

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An intro to mumlyfe (from someone who knows nothing)

The sun is almost up. I can hear the birds chirping away outside in the pre-dawn gloaming while I roll over sleepily for the final feed of the night, knowing within the hour I'll hear Jman asking Steve what we're doing today, demanding Weet-Bix and running in to cuddle me (or his sister. There's a… Continue reading An intro to mumlyfe (from someone who knows nothing)

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From the archives: A not-so-grim Lille

First published on Red Robin Blue June 12, 2012 Recently a friend of mine and The Boy's (let's call him Mr P) suggested a last minute trip to Lyon - something which turned out to be impossible but evolved into a wannabe spontaneous bus trip to Lille, a French town near the Belgian border. Attempt… Continue reading From the archives: A not-so-grim Lille