‘She sounds like a doggy…’

Boy Wonder: ‘Mummy, baby sister sounds like a doggy.’
Duchess: ‘She does honey. She’s probably hungry.’
Five minutes later while the Duchess is making a bottle…
Boy Wonder: ‘Mummy, the dog has pooed.’


Bedtime books for a 2-year-old boy

Every night, I get Boy Wonder ready for bed and, while he drinks his warm milk, read him one of the following stories. It goes without saying that it’s the favourite part of my day and any work-related stress is gone by the time we finish the story and I cuddle him to sleep. Most of these books are oversized and illustrated. They typically take 5-10 minutes to read, depending on whether you deploy funny voices and a few theatrics:

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