The Art of Letting Go

Just a quick disclaimer: this is not, as the title may lead you to believe, a post about flatulence. It is a post about lots of things, but, alas, bottom burps is not one of them (although they are mentioned because poop humour is always funny). The first year of parenting has been such aContinue reading “The Art of Letting Go”

Parenting with Pride

There’s a lot of scary words flying around at the moment, isn’t there? If I had a pound for every time I’ve heard the word ‘unprecedented’ this year, I’d be richer than that Jeff Whatshisname what owns that Amazon thing. And there are plenty of others, too… pandemic, child poverty – I know, there’s aContinue reading “Parenting with Pride”

Rain – Shantay, You Stay!

Adulthood has a rather sombre habit of dulling life’s shine sometimes, don’t you think? Well, let’s be honest, a LOT of the time. There are so many things which seem magical as a child that become dull, miserable and tiresome the older you get. Pet hamsters (so full of zoological possibility when you’re a child),Continue reading “Rain – Shantay, You Stay!”

Introducing… the Adventure Squad!

It’s always hard to find a way to start a premiere blog post, isn’t it? Do we say hello? Do we introduce ourselves through the medium of lyrical rap? Do we introduce ourselves at all and go all Banksy-esque instead? It’s difficult to know where to begin, so I guess I’ll just start with… welcome!Continue reading “Introducing… the Adventure Squad!”