Lord of the manners

I've always stood up for good manners and we've always tried to instil them in Dylan and Xander. For the most part, they're polite little lads who know when to say please and thank you and also when to be kind to others. Teaching good etiquette isn't always easy though - especially when our efforts are undermined by ...

Cache me if you can

Lord Lucan, Shergar and several ships and planes that veered off course somewhere in the vicinity of a geometric shape in the northern Atlantic Ocean. They're all more than likely stuffed down the back of my sofa. Ever since Xander became mobile, Dylan has become more protective of things that he perceives as his. He has ...

Tiny temper

I knew this day would come. It did with Dylan and there was no reason to expect Xander to somehow dodge this inevitable landmark, but it's still caught me off guard. He's started giving us hints of what he's going to be like when he's angry. And, yes, the early indications are that we're not ...