As the kids are getting older, I’m trying to pass down life lessons which I’ve picked up along the way. The other day I messed up, and when explaining to L, I told her that it’s not always the mistake that matters but whether you make up for it.
A couple of weeks ago, Mr T reached out of his cabin bed during story time and accidentally head-butted me. The result of which was a broken nose and the most ridiculous thing is, this has happened before.
Visiting the salon for a new ‘do and gel nails too last week, my stylist asked what colour I had in mind. “Oooh, just a shade which makes me look like I’ve got my life together”, was the answer I gave. Because the truth is, a fresh coat of gel polish does exactly that for me. The Mr and I were about to take a trip away sans kids, enjoying some grown-up time.
At the beginning of your parenting journey, I think it’s safe to say that the main things preoccupying your mind are pushchairs, nursery decor and names. As much as these matter, the reality brings totally different challenges, and immeasurable joy too. View Full Post