• Between a cuppa and a sippa

    So one exceptionally fine morning on the dawn of a new day maybe, I found myself sitting in some corner cafe having ordered myself an early lunch. When it came, I noticed the portion was rather yuge.…

  • learning to read

    All my kids were reading by age 4. Steev and Raine, my older ones, could read Peter and Jane books by the time they were 3 years old, and Skye around 4. I started late with her…

  • grand plans

    Bliss! The school break is here, for the girls at least. We have a few things in mind to do this time though we’re not much good at sticking with plans. My vegetarian diet ends today and…

  • creating hungry bookworms

    We always feel a bit uncomfortable when our friends ask Steev “so what books are you reading now?” and Steev would just shrug the question off with an inaudible mumble under his breath, an answer I always…