The Magic of Motherhood.

 We were in the car driving through Windermere yesterday when Flea suddenly shouted: "Look Mummy, that lady looks just like you!" I wasn't really paying attention – I was far too excited at just having seen the sign for a real life Lakeland Limited store – so I just murmured,… View Post

The Movie Project

Back in January, I made a New Year’s Resolution. Not to go to the gym or floss more regularly or anything even remotely self-improving. No. My resolution was that in 2009 I would watch 100 movies I’ve never seen before. We’re now just past the halfway mark, and I’m on… View Post

Confessions of a neurotic mother

My name is Sally and I’m a neurotic parent. There, I’ve said it. I torture myself on a daily basis imagining the many ways my child could die or maim herself. Not for fun – I just can’t help it. Flea will be playing happily in her bedroom and I’ll… View Post