We are currently attempting to navigate our way through the dilemma that many modern parents face – should we send our toddler to childcare? Next year she will turn two and we are aware that as she gets older, her need for social interaction with other children grows. While she gets some of this a the local park, a regular […]
Now that visits to playgrounds feature heavily in our weekly routine, I’ve begun to notice a few similarities between the children that I see at each playground. As someone who forms his understanding of the world through sweeping generalisations, I have spent my last few visits to playgrounds observing the other children there, and placing them in categories. The […]
Hannah has learnt how to point. So what? I hear you say. Most babies learn how to point a lot earlier than 13 months old.
When I started writing this blog, I did so because I wanted to record and share my experiences as a new parent. I thought it would be fun to share the joys and trials of parenthood with a young baby. Perhaps some people would read it, maybe even a few people would respond. What I didn’t count on was […]