Dulwich Park, Peckham Rye, Ruskin Park, Myatts, Mayow, Goose Green, Crystal Palace Park, Burgess Park, Brockwell Park, Hilly Fields, Kelsey Park, Blythe Hill and Ladywell. There are more of course, but these are the ones I have been to. Why so many I hear you ask? Two reasons:
It’s official. There are 100s of things to do with your family in SE London.
Really. Trust me.
And I hope to tell you about lots of them — or at least about the ones I know of. But this post is a little more personal. This one is about the places that I leaned on when I was too tired to think, too exhausted to try something new or just a little too hung over to cope with other people’s kids.
I am a fan of parenting blogs.
Especially the ones that are unflinching about the high and lows of being a parent. So much so that they have inspired me to have a go.
I also wanted to write something that is helpful, truthful and supportive to other parents. But what exactly? Thankfully parenting is a many-layered thing, brimming with plenty of content if you happen to be looking.
And I was.