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

How to Choose the Best Destination for your Family Trip

Are you considering a self-catering family break this summer? Over the past few years, we’ve visited a bunch of campsites with companies like Al Fresco across France, Italy, Spain and Portugal. I don’t think I’m exaggerating when I say I’m a NINJA OF KNOWLEDGE on this score. Al Fresco holidays are perfect for… View Post

Can Blogging be a Long Term Career?

      Like lots of people, I ended up working in social media by accident. I used to be a journalist. I decided I was going to be a journalist when I was seven. I started writing diaries, and then the guy at the local fish and chip shop… View Post