Get On With It

Writing and drawings about work, family and the stuff in-between

Tag: being a parent

  • Do I need more time to myself really?

    Do I need more time to myself really?

    Sometimes I feel like I have no time to fit myself, and my myriad other interests, into my day. The kids are nonstop and if it isnโ€™t them itโ€™s the dog or the house or the next meal. I donโ€™t have a second to sit down. Is this a bit of an exaggeration? Maybe a […]

  • Lighthouse

    Lighthouse

    Early morning before anyone was up, Vivi showed me how she learned to draw a lighthouse. Later, Sam and Kav were waiting for me after my run, full of goofball faces. Feeling more than grateful. The night before I read this: Studies have confirmed what’s pretty obvious – having children makes people even unhappier. But […]