12 May 2017 | Adult Non-Fiction

Raising our children, raising ourselves – book review

I’ve been to two Mother’s Day masses already this week and I have another one later today. Can you see my halo? I’ll absolutely take the flowers and chocolates, and the hugs that go with them. But I’ll also take the reflections as well. The first time I read Naomi Aldort’s book, Raising our children,…

29 April 2016 | Picture Books

Quirky picture books about mums

Nearly Mother’s Day, and there are a few whispered conversations at our place. The kids have given me quite a few books for Mother’s Day over the years – some adult novels and some picture books about mums. I’m not a fan of the sweetly sentimental picture books but I do love the quirky ones….