Chapter 5

Can God Do a Handstand?

In which we grapple with Buddhism, learn about the value of not having toothache, are introduced to a fab new toaster and find out stuff they don’t tell you at antenatal classes. Two little girls are introduced to the world (one of which might be a Smurf) and we learn all about hereditary thinking.


Andy and I need to come clean here. We’re not religious in any way, shape or form. I did once read a book on Buddhism which helped me greatly. The advice on page one was to ‘wake up every morning and be grateful ...

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