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A letter to my toddler

A letter to my toddler

Dearest Dexter, What an amazing year 2013 was for you. In just a year you’ve gone from a cruising baby to a confident toddler. We’ve watched you grow and learn and develop and become such an awesome little boy. You waited until we’d moved into our first family home in January before taking your first … Continue reading

Smartie Pants

How did my kid get to be so smart? Over the past few months his brain has become completely sponge-like and he’s picking up everything. The words coming from his mouth are amazing and his confidence levels have shot through the roof. I know I’m completely biased but in my opinion the kid is an … Continue reading


Guilt is a funny old thing. I seem to be constantly wracked with guilt. Not the stomach churning guilt that I experienced as a kid when I got caught nicking some Fruit Pastilles (sorry Mum); but small pangs of guilt, 5 days a week when I leave my baby boy and go off to work. … Continue reading

Home sweet home

It’s a strange world we live in. Debt is frowned upon yet so many of us have it. We work hard to get ourselves out of debt only to then buy a property and owe the banks 10 times more than the debt you had in the first place. Why does society dictate that we … Continue reading

Back to life, back to reality

Eeeeeeeekkkkkkkkkkk. It’s my first day back in the orifice, I mean office, tomorrow. Crap. I’m petrified. Petrified that I won’t be able to remember any part of my job let alone manage to turn my computer on. As far as I know I haven’t even got a desk yet. It’s like starting a new job … Continue reading