There is no sensible place to start telling you about the process of moving from England to America. There was a long process where we considered the move, the pros and cons, before we even decided that it was something we would quite like to do, I’m guessing you’ve done this too, if you’re here. Read the rest of this entry →
Over the summer I sat down with my 9 year old and we had a very sensible discussion about periods. I explained that around the age of 13, your body decides to get ready to make a baby, so starts to make a safe place for one to grow. This happens every 4 weeks, whether or not you want a baby. It’s annoying, but that’s how it works. Once it realises there won’t be a baby, it clears out the safe place, and some of that stuff looks like blood…. Read the rest of this entry →
Do you have ANY idea how amazing it is for someone like me to have the opportunity to go to an event like this?? Behold the amazing!!!
In our house in the UK I had an orchid on the kitchen window sill, that grew happily and flowered. Soon after we moved to NY I bought another one from Trader Joe’s. It’s just flowered for the first time in two years! And is spreading doom in it’s demonic wake… Read the rest of this entry →
I really really need someone to lend me a few babies to model the clothes I knit! Read the rest of this entry →
You have never known true mortification until your polite, talented, clever, chikld hands in something like this to a teacher, work that you swore blind that you check over. Read the rest of this entry →