Blessed Beyond Measure

With the safe arrival of ‘Charlie Brown’ Clarke we have really felt blessed. Her safe arrival was not something that we took granted, not by any measure. We have lavished the last three months as we have watched her emerge from her fourth trimester into this amazingly engaged like person loves playing with her hands, Read More …

Much Ado about Nothing

It’s been a while since Jeremy or I have written. Sometimes I wonder if maybe there’s something wrong because our blog isn’t filled with all the joyful moments, bragging off this amazingly wonderful newborn that has joined our family. And she is truly amazingly wonderful. She is beautiful and brings a smile to my face Read More …

Welcoming Charlie Brown

The last month, for me, appears to be somewhat of a blur. It has passed faster than I could have imagined as we prepared for child birth which happened far sooner than expected. For those who are interested in the birth story you can find it below as we formally introduce the latest addition to Read More …

Step-Mumming through Mother’s Day

It has recently been that season where step mothers in various places around the globe have been sweating out Mother’s Day. For some these days are full of care disruptions as children have ‘special time’ with their biological parent where they otherwise wouldn’t. For others it was the demands of biological parents not to have Read More …

Mum Moments 14 – Prepare for Christmas

What is one thing I can do today to prepare for Christmas this year? Hmm, well I can think of a few things that I can do. Here is the beginnings of my list: Start saving! Normally Christmas savings is something that I am all over before New Years even strikes. However, starting out this Read More …