Who are your children’s role models?

When I was seven years old, just a few months older than Flea is now, I started my first ever diary. I wanted to be either a forest ranger or a writer when I grew up. My heroes were David Attenborough, and Enid Blyton. Fast forward a quarter of a… View Post

Bloggers didn’t Come Down in the Last Shower…

Since Google’s latest update, most bloggers have realised (if they didn’t know before) that Google likes paid links on blogs to be no-follow. It’s not a complicated rule, and I don’t think it needs THAT much debate. If you have a paid link on your blog and you don’t fancy… View Post

Newsflash: I’m not sleeping with your husband.

So I was chatting with a friend recently, who was in the middle of trying to organize a social get-together with the parents from her son’s class at school. Turns out organising this kind of event is tricky – finding a day when people aren’t working, or don’t have other… View Post

U..G…L..Y… you ain’t got no alibi…

So unless you were under a rock this week you’ll have caught the furore around a tabloid feature where a woman wrote about her experiences of being judged by other women for being beautiful. It was a silly article – commissioned by a newspaper with a long, proud heritage of… View Post