My Grubby Loves

I've tried to get my children to be clean, to be hygienic, I really have. But despite my best efforts, my little loves insist on being filthy little creatures. Filthy! Tonight my youngest left the bathroom, looked at his unwashed hands and declared, "I don't have germs." And that was it. I remind them every … Continue reading My Grubby Loves


Intuition (noun)- a thing that one knows or considers likely from instinctive feeling rather than conscious reasoning. Synonyms- hunch, feeling, feeling in one's bones (shut up!), gut feeling, inkling, suspicion.  Gut Feeling At my final ultrasound before Hugh was born, my husband was late for our appointment. I wasn't too worried as I had always spent … Continue reading Hugh