Memories of a Mother in the Park

I remember a mother, sitting on the bench with her children. It shocks me to realise that the day I saw her must be ten or more years ago. We did not speak or acknowledge each other, but somehow an image of the moment has stayed with me. We had both come to the park … Continue reading Memories of a Mother in the Park

Becoming a Stay at Home Parent?

Soon we will be faced with the astronomical cost of having two children in childcare. If we thought that forking out for one child was bad, the thought of paying for two is off the scale. Last night we sat down and added up the eye-watering costs, and have been left wondering if we are … Continue reading Becoming a Stay at Home Parent?