Be Careful what you Wish for!

It’s three months into Flea’s secondary school journey.  Is it too soon to confess that I’m exhausted? Completely and utterly. It’s hard to imagine before you’re here, how much life changes when a child goes into secondary school. In some ways, it’s a good thing – at Flea’s old school,… View Post

What do Tween Girls do on Instagram?

Might delete. You mean don’t delete! Ur a stunner! LOL! Ur lying.  Sxc!  #Figure  Not lying. Yeah you are, it’s not funny. It’s no joke. Ur so pretty  Stop talking about urself in my comments.   God, it’s EXHAUSTING being a tween on Instagram. Judging by the feeds of 11 and 12-year old… View Post

Helping Girls Prepare for Periods

My last year of primary school was a milestone in more ways than one. Looking back, I still remember the horror that was Living & Growing. This hour-long telly torture was followed by an educational talk from our incredibly elderly teacher (I say that, she was probably 30). This was how I learned… View Post

Halloween Treats: Popping Chocolate Truffle Monsters

This weekend, Flea and I cooked up some Halloween treats, including these fab little chocolate truffle Halloween monsters. If I say so myself, they’re ridiculously yummy, and dead simple to make, with just a handful of ingredients. Perfect to make with kids this Halloween. Halloween Chocolate Truffle Monsters 350g cooking chocolate (milk) 1/2 cup… View Post