My biggest pet peeve – toddler footwear

What is going on with toddler feet? They drive me absolutely crazy. There is some design flaw somewhere. I can walk around all day and by the end of it my shoes and socks are where I put them: on the bottom of my feet. I leave the house with my twin toddlers’...

Wot so funee

“Mummy, who did put the colours in the rainbow?” my daughter asked, wondering into the living room as I was changing a nappy and stopping the other twin from scribbling on her sister’s head.”Um, I’m not sure,” I reply, “but...

The Gallery – Home

I’ve lived in the West Midlands for over ten years now. Solihull is my home. The only thing I struggle with is that at times I feel homesick. How can you feel homesick when you’re at home? It’s at its worst when I’ve been down south for a few...

Going to the pink side

I don’t know exactly when it happened, although I suppose it was inevitable. Gradually over the past year my eldest daughter has begun to go over to the pink side. A year ago she was happy liking a range of colours. When asked, she would say green was her...