“Life is what happens when you are making other plans”

Life is what happens when you are making other plans… I love this quote and it is so true, especially when it comes to dating and relationships. When I married my first husband I was young, in love (or so I thought) and ready to spend the rest of my life with him and liveContinue reading ““Life is what happens when you are making other plans””

My work from home week

THIS week has been pretty amazing…and a bit stressful in equal measure! Being self employed does have some massive advantages and means that my week is often very varied and hectic. This last week has been really interesting so I wanted to give you a flavour of what working from home is really like-perhaps itContinue reading “My work from home week”

The art of being a step mother (originally published in Red magazine -May 2015)

Stepmothers This was commissioned by RED magazine and appeared in the May 2015 issue. As my new boyfriend Colin ambled towards the corner shop, I wound down the car window and called after him, ‘Don’t forget the milk, babe.’ He turned back with a warm smile, acknowledging my request. Sitting back contentedly, my thoughts driftedContinue reading “The art of being a step mother (originally published in Red magazine -May 2015)”