Micro Scooters for Teens and Adults

I am a real fan of the Micro Scooter brand. Flea got her first Micro Scooter (a Mini Micro) when she was almost three. Four years later, Flea needed something bigger, so we moved on to a Micro Scooter. This served us well for four years and was in tip-top condition when we passed… View Post

Twenty Movies to Cheer you Up

I can’t even.  This week, I just can’t even. “Let’s watch something to cheer ourselves up,” I said to Flea, after a post-school scooter ride along the beach. And so we flicked through Netflix, iTunes and Sky until we came up with a shortlist of guaranteed happy-maker movies (although if… View Post

When your Fussy Eater turns Vegetarian

Flea announced to the family recently that she was thinking of becoming a vegetarian. We all laughed heartily because while Flea has a very healthy diet, the “vegetable” part of it consists primarily of carrots, peas and cucumber. When you look at one of those government-sponsored Eatwell plates that we’re… View Post

Is 2017 the year you should hire a VA?

I’m convinced that I’m not just getting older, I’m getting busier. Life felt hectic when I had a toddler, but these days I hardly have time to blink. I’ve written before about how I am not embarrassed to admit that I have a cleaner. Today, though, I’m talking about another person on my… View Post

Looking after a Sick Child

We were just arriving home from a day out, and a quick visit to my brother’s house yesterday when Flea announced she had a headache. “I feel a bit sick,” she said, before unleashing The Exorcist on our bathroom. I don’t deal well with sick children. As I may have mentioned… View Post