The Bro Code

Miss Lucy’s boys, ages 5, 5, 7 and 9. (2009)

Keeping busy, and tiring out, skiing in New Zealand (2015)

With having four boys, close in age, including twins, it has always been a challenge dealing with the physical-ness and rough and tumble. I learnt early on that an open plan environment is not good. In the words of the band Offspring, “you gotta keep ’em separated”. Consequently, my house has many different zones with tv’s or Xbox, computers and outdoors.

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How to Win Friends (for kids only!!)

If you’ve ever heard your child complain, “Nobody likes me!” or “They won’t let me play!”, you know how painful it is for your child to feel friendless. All you want to do is wrap your arms around them and protect them from feeling all alone.

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