Dorky Mum

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Dorky Mum
I'm Ruth Dawkins - a 30 year old Scottish woman, currently living in Hobart, Tasmania with my husband and four year old son. My blog is about parenting, politics, photography, travel... and anything else that takes my fancy.
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  • 2017: Finding my Voice 3 weeks ago 2017, what a year. A year when nuclear war suddenly became something imaginable; when it took video footage of a dying polar bear to get climate change back on the agenda; and when rickets returned to Tory-run Britain. It was the year when two days before Christmas I found DorkySon using his toy...
  • 150+ Boredom Box Ideas 2 months ago I don’t plan to duplicate content very often between my work website and this blog, but I’ve got a post up over on my writing site today that I think will hold equal appeal to the freelance folks who follow me over there, and the parenting folks who follow me over here. In what is […]
  • November in Tasmania: Spring Turns into Summer 2 months ago It was a teasing start to spring in Tasmania, with several weeks that lurched between glorious sunshine one day and snow the next. I got a little over-excited when we finally had a few warm days in a row, and put all our winter clothes away in the cupboard. Goodbye to those puff jackets and […]
  • DorkySon: For the Oceans 5 months ago Since we first arrived in Tasmania, DorkySon has held a quiet fascination with Sea Shepherd. When the Bob Barker was in port a couple of years ago he kept a wary distance. He loved the idea of protecting whales, but he wasn’t quite sure about those big, sharp teeth painted on the bow. He loved...
  • Four Years and Ten Years and Tasmania, Oh My! 5 months ago September has long been one of my favourite months, all the more so now I live in a place where it marks the start of spring. It’s probably the most unsettled time of year here weatherwise. It’s entirely possible to have a 2-degree night immediately followed by an 18-degree morning, and a...

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