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)”

School age should be based on due date…you don’t say!

I do love a bit of research, especially an actual study. And I particularly like a really expensive bit of research that has been carried out by some really fancy, highly paid people with loads of letters after their name. But, what I REALLY like about a bit of research is when it is statingContinue reading “School age should be based on due date…you don’t say!”