Growing Champions

Growing Champions

Growing Champions

Millie, Badly Drawn Mum

In the car today on the way to school, the chat was all about the Olympics. Evie wants to be a skater because of the sparkly outfits. Fair enough.

Tom wants to be “the one that goes down the hill very fast” (covers most things).

“Can we REALLY be in the Olympics when we’re older?” they asked.


Become a member of Supersavvyme and get exclusive offers!

Become a member

“Of course you can,” I said.

And then I watched him run off to the playground, stumble over his own feet, proceed to fall off the slide and trip into the sandpit. Maybe not the most co-ordinated of children...

Yes, there’s work to do but if he still wants to be at the Olympics, I will be there every step of the way. We all need dreams, however big or small. And every journey, whether it leads to the Olympics or not, starts with a few words of encouragement from their Mum.

- Wednesday 29th January 2014

Previous Next
Discover more Millie
Tell Tale Signs of a Guilty Dog
The Language of 'No'
Dave's 15th Birthday

Complete your personal information

Please fill in the information marked with an asterisk to proceed; if you want to get tailored offers and content, don't forget to fill in the optional fields.