Toddler holiday moments

So we’re back from our ten days in a static caravan in northern Brittany. It was a bit of a wash out (rained eight out of ten days), but being away together was still great. Whereas my pre-children holiday highlights would have included gorgeous evening meals out, trips to amazing beaches, or hours spent exploring the . . . → Read More: Toddler holiday moments

Good cop bad cop

Parenting twin toddlers is hard work, mentally and physically. As all parents of toddlers know, toddler behaviour can be frustrating and challenging. Toddlers can be a real joy, and my two make me laugh more than anything else in the world, but they are often right little buggers, too.

A while ago I wrote about how Ben . . . → Read More: Good cop bad cop

Special care

When the twins were born we sent out the obligatory text to friends and family. It said the usual – names and weights – but there was one slightly different addition at the end – “no need for special care”.

Expecting twins, we were always prepared from the start for the likelihood our babies would end up . . . → Read More: Special care