Twins: time apart

This weekend marked the first planned night apart for the twins, aged 3.5 years. The only other night they’ve not been together was when Fonz spent a night in hospital and then they were only separated for about 12 hours, most of which Ez was asleep. At the end of our stay up north at Center . . . → Read More: Twins: time apart


Fonz: Waking up earlier and earlier, has a tendency to crash on the sofa mid afternoon, thinks it’s hilarious to lick my face.
Ez: Badly in need of a haircut, uses the phrase “But he’s just ruined it” a lot of the time when playing with her brother, wanted to stay in character as Sophie . . . → Read More: 10/52

Welcome to the Multiple Mayhem Carnival

I’ve had a brilliant time reading everyone’s posts for this month’s Multiple Mayhem carnival and can’t wait to share them with you all. We have a fantastic and constantly growing community of parents of multiples who blog, and it’s been great being introduced to some blogs I didn’t know, and revisiting ones that I know and . . . → Read More: Welcome to the Multiple Mayhem Carnival

Call for posts for the Multiple Mayhem carnival!

I’m hosting the next Multiple Mayhem carnival – a collection of blog posts from the last couple of months about twins, triplets or more. The carnival offers a fantastic showcase of blogs by parents of multiples, with a real mix of posts, from parenting challenges and successes, to funny anecdotes and fantastic . . . → Read More: Call for posts for the Multiple Mayhem carnival!

Stress point

I’m desperately trying to calm my breathing. Deep breath in. Deep breath out. Deep breath in. Deep breath out. My jaw is clenched and I try to relax my hands out of tight fists. I keep as quiet as possible, hoping beyond hope they won’t find me, though I know it’s inevitable.

“Where’s mummy?” echoes across the . . . → Read More: Stress point