Lone Parenting!!

A couple of Sundays ago, I found myself in charge of both of the children for a whole day whilst Louise had a much deserved spa day with her sister. It was an unusual day in that I had no other refuge available to me, as Louise’s parents were out that day, and I didn’t […]

A Dumbledore moment

Thanks to Louise, I am a keen fan of Harry Potter, and one of my favourite Albus Dumbledore lines (apart from “I’d like a nice cup of tea or perhaps a large brandy”) is when he says “There will come a time when we must choose between what is right, and what is easy”. This […]

Birthday Boy

Happy New Year everybody, and I’m so sorry I haven’t posted in such a long time. The last few months of 2012 were among the worst of my life, a real test of character, and there was one final insult before the year ended when Louise and I got the winter flu virus from hell. […]