Parenting

Why Parenting is Exactly Like Partying

I’ve realised something in the last few days: there is very little difference between my heyday of partying and my life now, weirdly. I won’t lie: from the age of 18 (ahem…17…ish) I was always a fan of a big night out in a cheesy student nightclub. Who wasn’t? These days, my party times are… Continue reading Why Parenting is Exactly Like Partying

6 Months to Change My Life · Fat to Fit · Goals

6 Months to Change My Life

If you know me, you’ll know that I am obsessed with all things paper. I’m a crafter, with my own business, and I make all sorts of things…personalised frames, gifts, prints, wedding stationery – you name it, I’ll make it. I’m also addicted to stationery: planners, notebooks, journals, filofaxes and all the gumf that goes… Continue reading 6 Months to Change My Life

Relationships · Singledom

All the Things Guys Don’t Want to Hear

As a single mum, I’ve now spent a considerable amount of my time trying out various forms of dating. I spent a couple of happy months with a guy who was a connection of a friend. I’ve had a series of horrendous dates from Tinder, and one or two from Plenty of Fish. I’ve spoken… Continue reading All the Things Guys Don’t Want to Hear