Category Archives: The kids

Now you pay 90% on airfare

Dearest Anne, You are two today — happy birthday! Behold the carrot Life with you has changed so much from the days when all you wanted to do was lie on me and clutch the boob. These days you lie on me and clutch the boob only after you’ve run riot around the park or […]


I picked up a Minion from our local charity toy shop. Anne likes the Minions (who doesn’t?). But according to her, he is Monty, the main character in Monstersaurus — one of her favourite books of the moment.

Hop little bunny

Her boyfriend’s in the background One of Anne’s fave choons is Sleeping Bunnies — and she does the actions now, too.

With great care

Going for a walk with her favourite teddy and mini-stroller, I discovered that Anne does pay attention to what I do. This is her re-positioning teddy and she also frequently stopped to ‘check’ on him and stroke the top of his head. Aw, bless her heart.

So talented

Anne’s first photos: Sort of. I helped her press the shutter button on my Halina Paulette. I expect National Geographic to be requesting her services, she’s so talented. Seriously though, I let her hold the camera and pointed it in the general direction of the rabbits before firing the shutter, and I think we got […]