Monthly Archives: October 2012

Remembering

I was asked to write a guest post for a lovely Australian site – The Parenting Files, and it was published yesterday. If you’re one of our newer readers (welcome and thanks for visiting!) it’s a snapshot of the background … Continue reading

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I kiss better

No, I’m not bragging about my puckering prowess. It’s been so long, I wonder if I remember how! This is about Bubba, and kissing things better. Ouchies have always been kissed better in our home, and a few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Ouchie, but still no num num

Bubba has sore gums. They’ve been hurting her all weekend. I know this because apart from the redness in her cheeks, she has been gnawing on anything available to her. Her poor little fingers have had bite marks in them, … Continue reading

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Down mumma

No, we haven’t invented a new yoga pose. But we have a new little thing that has started to happen during the past week, so I thought I’d share it with you all. Once Bubba is done with her evening … Continue reading

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Rufus

For a dog who has been wearing wings and chewing on big bones in the clouds for 30-something years, Rufus sure still gets his share of awwww and loves! Bubba stands on the chair near my little desk each morning while … Continue reading

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Moo moo … bye bye tree

Sometimes explaining things to Bubba really gets me down. Not because I don’t want to teach her and watch her beautiful little face light up. And not because I don’t absolutely love it when I tell her something, her eyes … Continue reading

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All over your face kind of yummy

Usually when we have custard Bubba (who has as little sugar as I can manage in her diet) has a spoon full of custard mixed in with natural Greek yoghurt. So hers is more essence of custard. A couple of … Continue reading

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