Tag Archives: Children

Forced Labour

Playing Megadrive

I remember as a kid thinking “Wouldn’t it be great to be able to play Sonic the Hedgehog all day!”. Now I have a 4 year old, who also likes to “play” sonic, I’m not all so sure I’d want that wish any more. X: “Can I play Sonic please?” Me: “Of course you can, …

All The Fun Of The Fair

Hook a Duck

“The fair’s in!”. I grew up where B and I now live, I had about 13 years living away overall but then B decided we should move back, so we did! This means I can be very “local” at times and often entertain/bore B with tails of yesteryear! Every year around Halloween / bonfire night …

Pee in a Pot

Pee in a Pot

It’s funny the things you get excited about as a parent. We found ourselves getting ridiculously excited later year over something that at any other time if your life you would be deeply ashamed of. We were so excited at it this time however, that we even shared it on Facebook so that all our …

Dinner Incident

After his illness last night X was very tired this evening. He dropped off to sleep just as we were finishing cooking dinner. We just let him have a nap and ate ours in the kitchen. To be honest, it was really nice to just sit and eat but part of me almost needs to …

Intro to X’s Bedtime

I have a son! I’m just going to call him X when I’m writing about him on here. He really is amazing, if anyone is preparing for fatherhood right now, I’ll just say it really is amazing, but it’ll be harder than you thinkā€¦ no, honestly, it will! But it is well worth it. We’ve …