barcelona · Brexit · EU · ex-pat · mums · parenting

There’s a bad smell in the air and it’s not just Brexit

Let’s face it people – it’s been a pretty (excuse my language) sh***y time of late. There is, of course, the unavoidable subject of my motherland’s shocking decision to exit the EU. But, as if that wasn’t enough to contend with, I faced my first (and boy do I hope last) challenge of changing a poop-filled… Continue reading There’s a bad smell in the air and it’s not just Brexit

barcelona · ex-pat · mums · nursery · parenting

“I’ve got this milk thing down” – independence is looming

It’s the moment I have been waiting for – the time when dropping Lucas off at nursery he smiles and cheerily walks away instead of the usual teary-eyed boy standing banging at the nursery window as he sees me walk away like he’s imitating Dustin Hoffman in the dramatic final scene from The Graduate. So,… Continue reading “I’ve got this milk thing down” – independence is looming