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Dearest Bridget on your Second Birthday

Dear, Sweet, Little Bridget, I often feel a whole new type of parenting guilt when it comes to you.You don’t get to stay asleep when we need to get Dexter to school. Your afternoon naps are arranged around taking Paisley to preschool. Your toys…

June 15, 2019
Family

A letter to Dexter on your 6th Birthday.

I wanted to always write you these letters. I want both of us to be able to look back on your life and see the chances in you documented and cherished. My first born, you seem often conflicted and confused and I wish I…

June 4, 2019
Family

Paisley, now you are 2.

To my sweet, sassy Paisley on your second birthday, I’ve never been sure how to be a girl mum. I don’t like pink and I’m not a girly girl, and I hate that girls are targeted with all that sickly stuff in shops. People laughed when we found out you were going to be…

January 11, 2018
Family

A letter to my first born.

Dear Dexter, I know you’re not completely sold on Paisley yet. It’s not hard to see why – I mean, all she does is eat, sleep, poop and cry! And I know I’ve been a bit more short tempered with you these past few…

February 3, 2016