Month: June 2013

Top ten pocket money earners

The other day my hubby and I were cleaning the kitchen – he was doing the ever-exciting task of washing the dishes while I was cleaning the kitchen counters (woopwoop!) – and he piped up with “come on Amelia, grow up already.” – I laughed so hard; Amelia is our three-year-old… and my husband has […]

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Every little girls dream gift? Build-a-pony!

If you’re one of those mums: the kind that thrusts a slightly decrepit-looking, twenty-five-year-old  My Little Pony in the hand of your three-year-old daughter, expecting her to love it with all her heart and play with it on site – yup, one of those mums – then this post is for you (but mostly for […]

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When are you too old to have children?

I recently read an article that both scared and excited me in a weird simultaneity of emotion – “Women could ‘evolve’ out of menopause and bear children later, says scientist”… the title says it all, right!? So, yay for no menopause but having babies when I’m 50 – eeek! The article, published in “The Telegraph”, […]

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Should children be invited to weddings?

It seems to be the trend at the moment not to invite children to weddings: it costs more, the little critters often run rampant (the later it gets and the more tired they become), they take over the dance floor (this is a seriously large complaint amongst my group of friends) and also – no […]

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