Avoiding the “B” Word

The girls have been out of school for almost a month now. It’s usually around this time of year that I hear those two words every parent dreads, “I’m bored.” Here I am hoping for five minutes to grab a … Continue reading

Three Things to Remember When Life Gets Weary

Don’t give up now Mum! my son yelled cheerily, as he jumped over me like a mountain goat. I was sitting on a rock, out of breath, perched halfway above the world. It was 1998, and we were climbing Stickle Tarn in Northern … Continue reading

The Adventures of Peter and Leisel 2: A Lesson in Obedience

Timidy the squirrel hears a low growl behind him. He slowly turns and sees the shadow of a great wolf. The adventures of Peter and Leisel continue as Timidy finds Peter and Leisel. But an evil wolf finds Timidy. Will … Continue reading