Crunchier Than Thou

Crunchier Than Thou

I am Crunchier Than Thou. My family eat a homegrown, raw food diet. My kids don’t even know what McDonald’s is, only that when we cycle past it we sneer, shudder and pray for the lost souls within. We don’t go to children’s birthday parties, lest the little earthlets get hold of -gasp- a crisp, … [Read more...]

A Modern Day Blessingway

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Having a child, whether it's your first or your fifth, is a momentous occasion. It's the exhilarating start of a new chapter in your life. If it's your first child, it is the moment you move from maiden to mother. This wonderful time in your life should be celebrated. I've always felt that the … [Read more...]

“Is He a Good Baby?”

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This question ranks pretty high on my List Of Stupid Questions I Don't Wish To Be Asked. It's right up there with “Well, aren't you afraid he'll never sleep in his own bed?” and “But if he doesn't go to school, how will he get socialised?”. By asking if a baby is 'good', you are insinuating that … [Read more...]