25 11, 2017

An 8 year old Birthday Interview

By |November 25th, 2017|Fairy, Home|0 Comments

Ever since the kids were born, I have been recording small but meaningful manifestos of their lives…who they are, what they say and do, little quirks that make them uniquely them. Throughout the year I make notes here and there and try to capture as much as possible, as I know that these small

23 09, 2017

Kids Were Here, Sat 23 Sept 2017 6:18pm

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2 09, 2017

You remind me of your great grandfather

By |September 2nd, 2017|Fairy|0 Comments

Your great Grandfather Barney was an absolute “salt of the earth” soul. You are too young at the moment to know what this means, but it is someone who is genuine, kind, thoughtful and puts others before themselves.

A few days ago, on the way to school, you offered to read this book to Jake.

2 09, 2017

Bedtime rituals

By |September 2nd, 2017|Moments of Life|0 Comments

The school teachers and books and our own parents tell us we should read to our kids every day. It will help them develop a love for reading and improve their literacy and vocabulary skills. All true….but the most valuable aspect is often not mentioned….the cuddles on the couch.