After another evening with my daughter talking to me about how Mrs X does this, and Mrs X does that, and "don't worry - Mrs X can do it for me", I sighed and said "That Mrs X is the perfect mother" 

And my husband said "Oh you know that isn't true" And my daughter, ...
15.08.17 11:38 AM - Comment(s)
I have created three girls who are beautiful writers. They are all different, but have learned to wrestle a pen into submission, and craft their thoughts down on paper. 

One of them is considering starting a blog, which in many ways I support, because it gives her creative brain an outlet to dro...
08.06.17 01:00 AM - Comment(s)
Resilience is a well used word these days. And can be made to add extra pressure to people already feeling the strain. With a daughter who suffers from crippling anxiety, we've got really good at labeling what resilience is. This is what resilience looks like
  • Getting dressed when you just want to hid...
31.05.17 04:47 AM - Comment(s)
Let me start this with an admission. I love the internet. I first started using it on my 28kpb modem (that 56kbs was awesome when it came out!). I was a frequenter of chat rooms where we befriended people from all over the world (I made a close friend in a tiny fishing village in Nova Scotia, while ...
17.05.17 07:23 PM - Comment(s)