Little Voices · Parenting

April Fools Day When You’re 4!

The fairy was on form today, and enjoyed April Fools day in a way that only she could! On waking: ‘Wake up, wake up!! It’s snowing, it’s joke day!!’ Her sister was only very mildly amused. On eating toast: ‘This is the nicest salad you ever made Mom’ Me:’Sweetheart, you’re eating toast.’ ‘I know……it’s joke… Continue reading April Fools Day When You’re 4!

Parenting · The Simply Homemade Mum

Mama, Mommy, Mammy, Mother!!

My children are all very different, different personalities, different people. That is natural of course and a good thing. One particular area in which their differences are highlighted is in how they address me. My eldest girl progressed from calling us Mammy & Daddy to Mam & Dad, nice and straightforward. Them, along came the… Continue reading Mama, Mommy, Mammy, Mother!!