My baby can choose…

On Thursday night I went to Betsy’s school options evening where we met all the teachers and spoke about her GCSE subject choices. I watched so many parents ‘tell’ their children what subjects they’d be taking, informing them what they need to study to do well in life and I’ve been thinking about it every […]

Innocent conversations

Isn’t it funny how listening to your children’s innocent conversations can hurt your heart without them even knowing….. Driving along with all five babies and Betsy points out out the window to Tallulah her friend and her mum…. Tallulah “It isn’t her mum, I told you, it’s her foster mum, she isn’t allowed to see […]


Most days Betsy hates being the big sister. She has two younger sisters who constantly trash her room, steal her limited-edition sharpie pens, trot about the house in her expensive leotards and wake her up each morning way before she’s ready. She has two younger brothers that always guess her iPhone password and prank call […]