Can you trust the one you love?

How much can you ever really know another person? Can you trust them, and should you?The Secrets Between Us by Louise Douglas poses these questions. I was sent this book as part of the Transworld Book Club which I joined because it gave me a great excuse to read more...

Listography: Last week I was mostly…

I was going to put loads of lovely pictures of all the fun things we got up to last week. But when I looked through iphoto these pictures caught my idea, They show what really happened last week. What it’s like to be at home with 3 small girls and a husband on a...

Cardboard box police car

The cardboard box which our latest pram came in has been sitting in the kitchen for over a month. The children have had so much fun jumping on it and hiding inside, but this week it was finally time to do something with it. I asked my daughter what she wanted to make...

Big sister of twins

“This is the way we went to visit you in hospital when the babies were born, mummy,” my four year old said last week. We were on a route we hadn’t been down for a while. She was right it was the same way we would go to the hospital. I was...

I can do anything that’s everything all on my own

Yesterday morning, I heard my four year old daughter moving around upstairs after she had woken up. Normally she either lies in bed shouting for me or comes straight downstairs so I was wondering what she was up to. My first thought was she was messing about but...