• Petplan draw my pet
    Motherhood

    Our Perfect Pet

    Recently, I almost got a dog. It was winter and I’d had a stretch of long and lonely nights alone at home, as well as an unplanned yet entirely beneficial six month period of abstinence,…

    August 22, 2016
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    Life

    6 Lessons I’ve Learned Working For Myself

    What did you want to be when you grew up? I had dreams of being a Solicitor, Journalist or member of the Hollyoaks cast, and this year’s A-Level results day had me fondly thinking…

    August 19, 2016
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    Motherhood

    The New Superheroes

    It goes without saying that we’re big on feminism and empowerment in this house. 5 years ago I never thought I’d be in my position – a single mum running a business around a hectic…

    August 16, 2016
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    Travel

    Travel Hacks: How To Seamlessly Fly With Kids

    I’ve flown with my children a few times, and in my experience the expectation is always much worse than the reality. You know what I mean: you spend nights before your holidays tossing and turning…

    August 15, 2016
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    Life

    Things I’d Rather Do Than Run A Marathon

    There are many MANY things I’d rather do than run a marathon. Some of these include: Get a Hollywood wax, repeatedly Watch the latest Alvin and the Chipmunk movie on repeat Spend weeks and weeks…

    August 11, 2016
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    Love + Dating

    The 13 Stages of Tinder

    If you are single in 2016, there is a very good chance you’ve been on Tinder at least once. As I figure at my most positive, 26 million matches a day can’t be wrong…  and…

    August 10, 2016
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    Me

    Age 31: Another Year Older, Another Year Wiser

    I turned 31 on Monday. And for the first time in forever, I actually approached the event feeling excited about the fact I was getting that little bit older. I almost felt – can…

    July 28, 2016