Over the festive break, I took a look at all the posts sitting in my drafts folder. The ones where I have written whole posts about something. The ones where I have scribbled my immediate thoughts and feelings on a subject. And the ones that I just needed to get the ramblings out of my head.… View Post

Grief | The Unanswered Questions

Grief | The Unanswered Questions

Today, five years ago I received a phone call to tell me that my Dad (Bob) had died. I can still recall the moments leading up to that final phone call. The anger, the pain, the disappointment in my older sister for behaving in such a way. Which given that is her personality type, I really shouldn’t have been too surprised.… View Post

Word of the Year 2019

Word of the Year 2019

I’ve never been great at making and keeping resolutions. Those grand plans of losing weight, eating better, getting fit etc. Last year I wrote 18 goals for 2018 and if I’m honest they were forgotten about before January was even over.… View Post

The present parent #LifeLately

The present parent #LifeLately

This time last week I had just returned home following a day at The Baby Show with a good friend and two of the children.  It was a day of an unplanned, but most welcomed digital detox.  We were too busy chatting, laughing and exploring to even check our phones. … View Post