Current definition of old dog…

… new tricks! I did my first ever crochet chain on the weekend – high fives, champagne, streamers! I have wanted to learn for years, and for some reason on the weekend I had the gumption to give it a go. I think this was fuelled by the fact that what I was making simply…

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Current definition of wisdom…

…from my recently turned five year old daughter this morning. There is only one Santa, one Easter Bunny, and one Tooth Fairy but there are lots of Disneyland’s! Image courtesy of www multiplemayhemmamma.com  

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Current definition of a petrol head…

…me! Deep dark confession time. On occasion I am a fan of fast cars. Perhaps even worse I have liked cars since I was quite young. I am at the F1 Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park this weekend. I have always wanted to go in the grandstand, so this year have grand stand tickets…

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Current definition of p*ssed off!

We are conscientious in the purchase of goods, an example being buying refills instead of a whole new bottle. With a small child (ok and with messy adults!) spray on stain remover is bloody useful. Bought the refill the other day as getting towards low on the existing bottle. This morning it was time to…

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NOT the current definition of a guilty mother…

On my day off with my little girl when she was having a rare nap (I am so sad those days are now almost gone!) I sat in our courtyard garden to eat my lunch and read a book (something I never do), and instead of stopping once I had eaten I decided to stay…

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Current definition of bad mother…

…I let my little girl watch The Big Bang Theory tonight.  She is the daughter of two science trained parents, so technically may just be preempting a possible future outcome!  Though I was quite surprised she identified when two folk were kissing. However I managed to negotiate with ease for her to go to the…

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My current definition of missing in action…

…but I’ll be back to my blog in due course.  The out-laws are in town so we are having much family time.  And with temporary built in baby sitters actually going out – a forgotten concept!  Wallets and waistlines will perhaps be the worse for wear, but a worthy trade for some me and him…

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