Monthly Archives: November 2014

Some Birthdays SUCK. But not this one.

I know that our family is not alone. That very often, on the special days, when all you want are Hallmark moments of family bliss and love, your actual family shows up, instead of your imaginary perfect family. And the … Continue reading

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The end of [CarSeat] Days

We are staring down the barrel of The End. The end of the days of car seats and boosters. After 15 years and 3 months of non-stop car seat and booster use, we are done. Well, in 6 days we … Continue reading

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Living with one foot on the Escape Path

I’ve had an uncomfortable realisation in recent weeks. It explains a lot, and if I can stop it, life could be about to get very¬†interesting. Anyone who knows me in real life, or here on screen, would often hear me … Continue reading

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The Future is Through The Rear Window

My Grandad on my Mum’s side, Hedley Barker, was a car man. Hard to believe that it is nearly 5 years since he passed away, on 11 November, 2009. If you were chatting to my Grandad about events gone by, … Continue reading

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