Dearest Sophia, I didn’t know how to start this letter. When I sat down to write your first and second birthday letters, the words flowed onto the page and I knew exactly what I wanted…

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Just over two years ago, I wrote a contemplative post about the first time we placed Sophia into daycare, and how we’d arrived at the decision to send her to Twyla Nursery here in Doha.…

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Remember at the end of last year when I spoke about the difficulties I’d encountered and how they had inspired a new blogging direction? Remember a month later when I described 2017 as the year…

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Long-term followers of mine will know that for all of Baby Sunshine’s strengths, sleeping is not one of them. Throughout the first two years of her life, baby sleep eluded us. Not only was she…

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Travel with a toddler. Definitely my biggest travel challenge to date. We seemed to master travel with a baby quite easily – babies sleep regularly, are lulled into a blissful state by the ‘white noise’…

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