Hello Black Wednesday. 

Some might think that stating the obvious is a pointless task. I however believe that if you are stupid enough to trudge your kids, and one of their friends through the pouring rain and into your local zoo’s soft play on a day where Noah is on the edge of his seat, then you deserve […]

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We’ve all been DUP’ed: The £1 Billion Farce.

It’s all a bit embarrassing really isn’t it?  £1 billion  There’s nothing like a bit of transparent corruption among friends is there.  My husband once surprised me with a mini break, how lovely you might think. And lovely it was. However I couldn’t help but wonder where this stash of cash was when the washing […]

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Sports Day’s a comin’… 

Sports-Yey. Or Nay. Depending on your point of view.  Tomorrow is my daughter’s Sports Day. We are coming to the end of year 1 and although we have been travelling back and forth from ‘big school’ for almost 2 years now, I still don’t count myself as a veteran parent when it comes to The […]

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MumBoss. Mumpreneur. Are you offended yet?

Mumpreneur.  MumBoss.  Do these terms offend you? Because they don’t offend me. Quite the opposite in fact; they make me feel empowered. I read a post entitled “We are not Sodding Mumpreneurs” by a great blogger ‘More Than Toast’ back in february, it’s taken me this long to final hit publish on a post I […]

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My Dirty Little Confession…

There’s a new fad in town. It’s dirty, its fresh… it’s alfresco.  I’m a slap dash kinda girl at heart, fads fly in and out of my life. (Although that’s not strictly true of the ‘Let’s have a baby’ fad, I’m still well and truely in the midst of that fleeting idea). Hair extensions were […]

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I’m sorry, but I no longer feel defiant.

As our country begins to piece itself back together after yet another terrifying and devastating act of terrorism, I have been watching the familiar pattern of defiance emerge. Candid quotes that love will conquer appear all over facebook, vigils take place, and the PM always, always, holds a COBRA meeting at 9am the following day. […]

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