Four Down, Mum to Go?
Notes from the frontline of raising four boys
Saturday, 27 August 2016
Boys will be boys. Or will they?
Yesterday, I sat in a sweaty church hall. I was one of around 50 parents desperately fanning themselves to keep cool in the muggy atmo...
Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Why the summer holiday is the best time to be a working mum
When I was at home minding my brood, the summer holiday was a time that I would both long for and dread in equal measure. Six weeks ...
Saturday, 18 June 2016
Contrariness and other working mum conundrums
Looking out of the window dark clouds were gathering, ripe with a torrential downpour. I wasn't really that surprised that the once...
Sunday, 5 June 2016
The colour blind generation says good bye to Jill and John
Back in the mists of time, when I were a young 'un, children's reading books where peopled by characters who were whiter and st...
Friday, 25 March 2016
How it feels when the heart of the city you love is broken #BrusselsAttacks
The location of home is a movable feast. For some it is a cosy image of a childhood house where their heights through the years are pencill...
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