Protected: It takes a village…

Ceredwyn wrote this post about teen­agers and empathy. Doug and I have already been talking at length about how you raise a child in this society who can bal­ance between being their own person and fit­ting in; who can fulfil their tal­ents but not feel...

Protected: Crazy life

Harper’s birth cer­ti­ficate arrived. Bought Harper’s first plane ticket (going to Sydney weekend of April 4 for Dad’s birthday) Jezebel got in a fight and has an infec­tion. Doug now has two patients to nurse­maid. Watching Oscar-nominated films – yay!...

Protected: Harper’s official & officially refluxy

I’m exhausted. Being in pain almost 24 hours a day is incred­ibly tiring. Anti­bi­otics seem to be working but it’s a bloody slow pro­cess. And Harper has decided to be a refluxy baby. She returns around half of everything she eats, or at least it...

Protected: Great day

Today was my first day of Inter­na­tional Gender Politics, although all I was doing was sit­ting in on the lec­ture; tutes don’t start until next week. It was ter­rific. Sheila is warm and funny in person and she man­aged to make people laugh a few times...

Movies that look amazing

I’m looking for­ward to seeing these. Links go to trailers: Star­DustBee Movie [ignore the first two trailers which are Sein­feld being an idiot. The third trailer is the anim­ated film trailer]Across the Uni­verseDay­Watch Across the Uni­verse looks par­tic­u­larly...