Book Blurb

As with all of these types of things I tend to leave them to the last minute. The increased sense of pressure makes me actually get the job done rather than research the genealogy of Siamese cats on Wikipedia. True to form, I thought I could throw something together in twenty minutes that would sum …

Dear Tomy…

Dear Tomy, Having used your TF550 baby monitor for six months now I feel I have really explored all of the many functions it has. However, the quest for perfection is never ending as Buddha said (probably) and, as such, I have some suggestions on how to improve the overall design and usability. I don't …

So…a book!

I know I don't normally post on Sundays but this isn't a normal post. It's more of an announcement. I'm writing a book. Well, more accurately, I have written a book and I am now in the last bits of editing. It's a non-fiction parenting book collecting together the parenting posts here and adding in a …

Cat Vs. Baby

I realise that the title is misleading. I haven't started some underground cat/baby pit-fighting league on the moobaan where crowds of Vietnamese boat workers throw money into a dugout in which a cat and a baby are smacking the hell out of one another. I mean I would, but the immigrant visa for Vietnamese boat people …

Baby Led Weaning

I'm not really a fan of hard work, it troubles me on a deeply personal level. So it was with some trepidation that I was looking at information on how to wean a child. It seems that there are an astronomical number of ways which are recommended to move your baby on to solid food, …