This morning, in the middle of showering, I thought about my washing routine. Don’t know why. I just thought about the steps I go through to wash myself. It was a mistake. I sub consciously…

I was told by a friend to grow up recently. He was probably right. But I figure if I haven’t ‘grown up’ by now it’s unlikely to happen. I’m still waiting to turn into my…

It’s Saturday night. I am out. I am in a cool venue in Melbourne. I’m standing near the bar. My head gently nodding to the beat of the music. I feel good. I’m looking good….

I am having my own personal Groundhog Day at the moment. I wrote a poem about our daily life cycle 8 months ago called,  A Day in The Life but a lot changes in 8 months…

I ask this question following yet another difficult and emotionally charged evening episode of “Putting the Boys to Bed”. It starts around 6.30pm. The witching hour as we used to call it. The boys have…

I need to find out if other parents are having the same meal time issues. The boys are relatively good eaters. Like others of their age they are fairly fussy.  They have a dislike for…

10 adults and 17 kids descended upon Warburton Caravan Park last weekend in what was a very memorable 2 nights of camping. In true Bear Grylls style we overcame river rapids, treacherous prickly things on…

Next week I am going camping with 7 fathers and their children. Between 10 and 15 kids. I have no idea how it is going to go. It is the first time I have been…