Dear Gingee, It’s now been a few weeks since you left us. It’s still hard to believe. We’re doing okay, though. Thanks for asking. There’s been a few sessions of crying in the shower (me), standing outside at the grave (Daddy), searching all over the house (Ned), refusing to believe it (Barbara) and just being… Read More Coping without Gingee Bunny
For some reason, the question “So what do you do all day?” comes up sometimes. Mostly when talking to people who don’t have children, of course! Fear not, my days are very busy. I’ve had this post half-written for days, for example! I’m finally getting it done while she plays in the gym and I… Read More So what do you do all day?
Now that the baby is more alert, I really want to do more with her. I’ve been looking at some things we could do in April, based on awareness days, holidays and local events. Here are some of my ideas – I hope some of them are useful for other people as well! Throughout April… Read More April – what shall we do?
Wardrobe Wednesday, now featuring bibs! She’s drooling enough now that they’re getting to be pretty essential. The bib is from Joules, and matches the completely unrelated Monsoon trousers pretty nicely! The trousers are only 0-3 months but I find that Monsoon runs pretty big. They came as part of a set (with a navy squirrel… Read More Wardrobe Wednesday – unicorns and flowers!
Before the baby was born, I used to cook and bake and just generally do a lot more in the kitchen than I do now. She’s going on for five months old (when did that happen?!) but I’ve not really got back into it. I miss it – particularly making junk food. There’s just not… Read More Chocolate peanut butter bark – yummy!