Comments

It’s come to my attention that the comments on the blog isn’t working.

I haven’t done it on purpose. It seems to be this 2-bit, good for nothing, cowboy-created blogger template that i’ve been using for a while.

Apologies if you’ve not been able to have you say.

I’m working on it.

High Finance

It’s been a while since we’ve had to make a purchase decision for a milestone baby product.

At the beginning you do loads of it. Exploring in microscopic detail the minutia of every cot, pram, bouncy chair, car seat, steriliser and bum-wiping solution.

There are lots of arguments.

/And then, as you get into the . . . → Read More: High Finance

Too Cool for Pre-School

Kids TV – not what it used to be eh?

Rubbish, some of the pre-school programmes that i’ve recently become aware of are far, far better than the utter pointlessness of The Clangers or that slovenly bastard Bagpuss.

Here’s a few of my favourites, in no particular order.

Ni Hao, Kai-Lan

Yeah Yeah. Kind of . . . → Read More: Too Cool for Pre-School

Caption Competition

Keep it clean.

Daddy S and the Delights

Sounds a bit like a long forgotten Northern Soul outfit, but after months of referring to The Horrors as The Horrors, they’ve now been officially rebranded as The Delights.

This is mainly because;

They now sleep soundly through the night (well they have done for the last week, both of them and without being ill). . . . → Read More: Daddy S and the Delights

This Week, the Most Excellent Thing in the World is…

Organix Finger Foods Crunchy Sticks.

Essentially it’s a Wotsit, but get this, it’s bloody carrot flavour.

I’ll say it again.

Carrot. Flavoured. Wotsits. It’s no wonder kids grow up to be fussy eaters is it.

Mathilda, trainee little porker that she is, can scoff three to Charlie’s one. Which might also be due to . . . → Read More: This Week, the Most Excellent Thing in the World is…

Six Months Down – Oh So Many More to Go

We’ve made it to six months. Quite how i’m not so sure but here we are – all full of pith and vinegar.

And to celebrate this glorious milestone we’ve had a family portrait done.

A picture of vitality, energy and youthful optimsim i’m sure you’ll all agree.

So here’s to the next six . . . → Read More: Six Months Down – Oh So Many More to Go

Standing In Front of a Stranger in my Pants and Socks

So, after very nearly 6 mths of trying The Horrors have finally identified my achillies heal and exploited it to their advantage.

Or so it seemed to my new Osteopath as i stood in his treatment room the other evening in just my pants and socks. After months of spinal neglect and constant lifting with . . . → Read More: Standing In Front of a Stranger in my Pants and Socks

This Week, the Most Excellent Thing in the World is…

Well, actually it’s two things;

Thing 1

When i go omnomnomnom when I’m eating my toast of a morning. For further omnomnomnom instructions, please refer to www.omnomnomnom.com

Thing 2

Dave ‘If that is your real name’ Hedgehog. Yes, the children have just recently realised that H has two slightly older, and considerably more hairy babies. . . . → Read More: This Week, the Most Excellent Thing in the World is…