September is a time of new beginnings - as we celebrate the hard work of the past few months, we can take time to reflect on our hopes and dreams and begin to move forward with them...
This afternoon I was sitting with Little Man and asked him, “do you know who I love?” When he turned to look at me, waiting for my answer, I told him, “I love you, and I love daddy, and I love Thomas and Percy (our two new guinea pigs)”. And do you know what his reply was? Read more
Since re-opening The Family Patch my to-do list has grown immeasurably. Not only am I now writing two blogs, but I am also working on products, services and resources behind-the-scenes for both (and a new venture that pulls them both together under a single brand). No easy feat, especially when you consider I also work 3 days a week and Little Man still only does 15 hours a week at pre-school! Read more
As adults we often struggle to express our emotions, so how do we even begin to help our children understand and deal with the big emotions that feel? This simple game really helps our family!
...the only thing you can ever do is change yourself, so why bother trying to change anything else?