Goodbye My Favourite Spy

This afternoon I said goodbye to Spy. I stroked his soft furry Yoda ears and his long shotgun nose like I’ve done so many times before, but there was.

4 years ago

From Baby To Boy In 12 Quick Months

My sweet little baby boy, our surprise second child, is 1. His new crew-cut and walking skills make him seem more boy than baby, as does his emerging personality..

5 years ago

Hey, So We Are Alive

The baby is almost eight weeks old and we’ve been back in Vietnam for four weeks. So why no updates? Well, the baby, who began life as a sleeping.

6 years ago

It’s A Boy!

The wait is finally over, the baby is here! He arrived 10 minutes into the Year of the Horse, 31 (mostly boring) hours after being induced. He was born.

6 years ago

The Cross-Cultural Name Game

With less than three weeks before the baby’s due date, we still haven’t settled on a name. And that’s with names from two languages to choose from. The deal.

6 years ago

The First Day At School

Today was Miss M’s first day at school – a proper “big” school with a primary section for kids aged up to 11. If we lived in Australia in.

6 years ago

Pregnant in Vietnam … Again

I’ve had a few weeks to process this information so I’m probably slightly less surprised than you. But there it is. I’m pregnant. And it seems I was one.

6 years ago

Someone Left The Gate Open

About two months ago, someone left our front gate open. Look what happened. Our dog had puppies. EIGHT puppies. The first one arrived on Saturday morning, just as Darling.

6 years ago