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Dear Self: Start Living The Dream.

It’s 2am as I write this, which means you can make the safe assumption that Jet Lag is still making me her bitch. Recent Google searches this past 24 hours have included; ‘can jet lag kill you?’ ‘jet lag feel terrible’ ‘how to make jet lag go away’. It hasn’t helped. The thing about jet […]…

Me Single Life

You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby

  The last time I took a picture like this it was a very different situation. I was 27 and off to visit my best friend in New York because my marriage had ended. Just like here I snapped my suitcase and handbag on my bed all ready for me to drive down to Heathrow, […]…


Blogging Is Weird (But We Love It)

The blogging world is a weird one. It’s like school. It’s a bit cliquey sometimes, we all have the groups that we seem to slot in to and if you’re a new arrival it might take you a while to fit in. Sometime there are fallings out – you say something that upsets a friend, […]…

Life Me

A Catch-Up Mind Dump. You’re Welcome.

The thing about sharing your life a couple of times a week through your computer is that if something happens and you’re unable to do it for a while it just becomes harder and harder to get back on to it. Your list of ‘things I want to tell that bunch of virtual strangers’ becomes almost […]…

Life Me Motherhood

The Life And Times Of A Working Mum

6am: alarm goes off. I swear like a sailor because really this is way too early for any human to be awake. Hi, I am not a morning person, nice to meet you. 6.15am: the latest possible time I can drag myself up out of bed. Get in the shower before the kids stir which usually […]…

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BritMums Live 2014: The Emotional Aftermath

Blogger dining: with Katie, Becky and Charlotte. Photo by Becky. Every time Monday morning comes around I want to kick myself. I swear I could be a kick-arse lifestyle blogger if only I had the wherewithal to take my camera out on my funtime weekend jaunts, or even record half of it on my iPhone. […]…


Writing My Oscar’s Acceptance Speech

Because you all know there’ll be as many selfies at The MADs (Mum and Dad Blogging Awards) than the Oscars. On Sunday night I was pootling around on the internet – erm, I mean working hard – when I saw a tweet saying the finalists for the MAD Awards were out. I clicked over to […]…