This blog is a bit of a ramble through my life. There's a lot about quilting and textile arts, a sprinkle of my family life and some of my thoughts and ponderings. We currently live aboard an old wooden 1945 Navy boat, called MV Cerego, so you'll find me writing about that too. Welcome aboard!

Thursday, October 1, 2009


This is a pretty good sum up of how I was feeling yesterday. And the kids too. Do you have those days where it's a write-off by 10am and you realise you just have to dig in and survive? Well, yesterday was one of those. Everything, and I mean EVERYTHING, my kids did grated on my nerves and by the end of the day I just wanted to strangle them. Then of course I felt horrible for not liking my kids. Bad mother, bad mother.
Today, however, was fine.
Thank heavens.
Or I might not have survived.


  1. Oh ick, I really don't like those days. I sorta had one too, irritated beyond belief at my 4 year old and yelled at my 17 month old. Yelled at a 17 month old? What am I, some sort of bogan can't cope with my own kids sort of mother? Um, yes, sometimes.

  2. Yes. I, too can relate. Sometimes by the time we leave the house at 7:30 a.m. there has been so much tumult already that I just wish we could all go back to bed, take a nap & try again...


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