Relationships

For the new Dad, who wants to help, but doesn’t know how

I know it is hard for you too. You watch as the one you love is completely consumed by your new baby. You are so tired, but you know she is even more tired, so you cannot complain. And despite how tired she is, she seems so capable. She seems to know instinctively what to do for your baby. You are feeling a bit lost. You want to help, but you don’t know how. You feel very out of your depth.

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When Only Mummy Will Do: Toddler Parent Favouritism

Having your toddler showing favouritism to one parent is completely normal. But it is also extremely challenging. My son is so attached to me that even having me leave the room can send him in a meltdown. I hear the words “I want Mummy” at least twenty times a day. Poor Daddy has to deal with him screaming “I don’t want you, I want Mummy” also at least twenty times a day. Here are some ways we have learnt to cope in our household.

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The Household CEO

I don’t know when or how it happened, but it appears that I have been “promoted” to the position of Household CEO. The job is relentless, exhausting and the benefits seem none existent. I would like to contact HR immediately and hand in my two weeks notice. Let me take a step back and start […]

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