When is it too late to say thank you?

You might find this hard to believe, but I wasn’t a model student in my schooldays. I know, right?  But you know how it is. You grow up, you move away, you have a child of your own – and it’s easy to forget about school, really, isn’t it? Because who… View Post

A Mum in a Million

  On Mother’s Day, there’s a story I love to tell our family about my Mum.  I was nine years old, and I had a stomach bug. In the middle of the night, I went to wake my Mum up to tell her I’d been sick.  “Well, go and clear… View Post

Your New TV Obsession: Big Little Lies

So far, 2017 is shaping up to be an EXCELLENT year for top telly drama. And this week, I’ve been enjoying a sneak peek of one of my favourite new shows of the year – Big Little Lies, a new seven-part drama starting on Sky Atlantic next Monday at 9pm.… View Post

The 5 Faces of Parents’ Evening

Yesterday was Flea’s second parents’ evening of senior school. I’ve got to be honest. I’d had a good day. The sun was shining and I took some time out, culminating in a 90-minute de-stress treatment at our local spa (HEAVEN). So I was ready to be entertained. And everyone knows… View Post

5 Productivity Tips for Overwhelmed Bloggers

I’m not going to lie – I’m feeling overwhelmed right now. The start of the year is always busy with tax and VAT returns, and new annual contracts. Then there’s chasing up all the things that didn’t get done in the pre-Christmas craziness. On top of that, I’ve got two major… View Post