Monthly Archives: August 2012

They will hold hands … to communicate with one another

In one of my favourite books, Tuesdays with Morrie (if you haven’t read it – do yourself a favour and put it on your list or your bedside table!) Ted Koppel is interviewing Morrie. He asks Morrie (who is losing his … Continue reading

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Me and my shadow

Bubba and I took advantage of the beautiful morning sunshine today and walked to daycare together. I carried her across the couple of roads and on the narrow path past driveways. But the rest of the time she walked beside … Continue reading

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8 seconds of luxury

Next time you pee, I want you to think about the luxury of having eight seconds to yourself. Think about the fact that you are alone. Think about the fact that in the very small space that is the bathroom, … Continue reading

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Do we really have to do this again, and again?

How do I walk away again having left my Bubba with someone I don’t know? I know I am going to do this so many times in our lives. Lately I’ve read some of my favourite bloggers accounts of packing their … Continue reading

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So happy together

What an absolutely wonderful weekend. Bubba is so there, so present, so interested and curious, so engaged and so engaging. I know she always has been, but she seems particularly so now. If others are laughing, she will laugh. If she … Continue reading

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Winter sunshine

Not many words from us today – we’re out enjoying spending time with friends and family in the beautiful winter sunshine! Hope you are all having lovely weekends too.

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Imagination

Bubba has stepped the imagination up a notch – and it’s absolutely delightful to watch. Each night when I put her to bed, if I forget to kiss one of the teddies/dogs/lions she has taken to bed with her, she … Continue reading

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