Ok hands up…I’m a social media addict. I use it for many reasons, mainly sharing photos, promoting my business and keeping up to date with what my friends are up to. I adore having a newsfeed full of happy, smiling people having fun, and kids who are #growinguptoofast. I’ve connected with long lost cousins in… Continue reading My love / hate relationship with Social media.
Once again, I was unsure whether to blog about this but I’ve decided to as it seems to be an issue close to many people’s hearts – and so many people wanted to know how my meeting went this week, so here you are! On the back of the letter I sent recently, I was… Continue reading A meeting with my former employer…
I wasn’t sure whether to blog about this or not but here’s the letter I wrote to my former employer on 13th April as part of the Pregnant Then Screwed & Guilty Mothers Club ‘Dear Employer’ campaign. Mine was perhaps not the most shocking situation there, it was just fairly typical of how the working… Continue reading A letter to my former employer….
A year ago today took this photo of the kids in the bath on my phone, which wasn’t a particular attempt to show off my photo skills or anything. I was simply just marvelling at how I’d survived a full 4 days of parenting solo whilst juggling work and giving big ups to the parents… Continue reading The photo that inspired me…
Translation: You need to give me a chocolate biscuit IMMEDIATELY or I will scream until you/Daddy/Grandma relent and I get my way. (Talk about a broken record.) Ok, so parenting is full of surprises, some good, some bad. And with a fully conversant toddler comes many, many (so many!) demands and tantrums, but also a… Continue reading “You need to start showing me more respect”
I’m on the train heading to Manchester, which has been rebranded “Womanchester” for this one day only. Which will probably generate an interesting response and it got me thinking about the important women in MY life. So I thought I’d take the opportunity to write about how flipping fabulous they are and the life lessons… Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day!
There are many cliches about having kids that are so true! Here are my faves (so far!)… 1. The time goes so fast. Oh my word, its true what they say about the days being long but the years passing quick because somehow my first baby is about to start school this September! I only… Continue reading True Dat!