The One with a New Office

Having an office has been a real life saver for me. When you work from home, it’s ridiculously easy to just – keep working. Particularly if Flea is away, I can find that I sit at my desk at 9am, and I’m still there 12 hours later. And the dog… View Post

Top Tips for Planning a California Road Trip

We’ve just completed our third California road trip in five years, and friends often ask us for tips on their own California adventure. And why not? California is the perfect place to do a road trip. Where else can you spend a day in the mountains, visit a theme park,… View Post

Just Another Parenting Triumph

Being a COOL Mum *cough* means that I like to get down with the kids and listen to the youth music once in a while. In other words, Flea and I take turns listening to our music in the car. This week, Flea’s been listening to a lot of Troye… View Post

A Last Minute Break in Scotland

For the last week of the school holidays, I was home alone. Rather than staring at the walls, I took the chance to join the rest of the Whittle clan for a few days on their annual trip to Scotland. Way back in 1976, my grandparents spotted six wooden cabins… View Post