Grumpy young moms

Grumpy young moms

You might be familiar with the British television program Grumpy old men, which became a success some ten years ago. The grumpy old men discussed any issue that irritated them, such as loud mobile phone conversations in public places. It is true that old men often...
Good dental habits from an early age

Good dental habits from an early age

Little by little, I am trying to instil the routine of brushing teeth into my three-year-old son. What was at first a fun activity to do together is now becoming a challenging task. Although used to brushing his teeth since his second birthday, my son now does not...
Choices, choices

Choices, choices

We are blessed to live in a country with one of the best healthcare systems in Europe, but, navigating the system is not without its challenges, and I don’t mean the bureaucracy! The main challenge that taxes me, the couples I see attending the BCT Pregnancy in...
Sweet child of mine – Living with childhood diabetes

Sweet child of mine – Living with childhood diabetes

It was only thanks to Lena Maas, BCT friend and playgroup leader, that I found out my son Alexis had diabetes. She had remarked on how tired I looked and I explained that for some weeks now he’d suddenly started wetting the bed at night. And sometimes not just once a...
Will we ever have sex again?

Will we ever have sex again?

An honest guide for new parents Sex is such a very small word for an activity that holds such an important place in our lives and relationships; an activity loaded with huge meaning and emotion. And we do it for many and varied reasons. Sex can be the cement that...