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Have you heard the one about the two-week half term?

Have you heard the one about the two-week half term? It might sound like a cruel joke designed to bring [...]

By |October 4th, 2017|Parenting|14 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

It was back to school in our house this week so for #MySundayPhoto here's the obligatory 'first day of year [...]

By |September 10th, 2017|Parenting|6 Comments

The school holidays in numbers

Zero. That’s how many alcohol-free nights I had in the latest school holidays. None, nada, zilch. The thought of a [...]

By |September 8th, 2017|Parenting|18 Comments

Surviving the school holidays without going batsh*t mental

Going up the wall because you didn’t book them into kids' club for the school holidays? Wondering how on earth [...]

By |August 25th, 2017|Parenting|22 Comments

10 free things to do with kids

The thing about kids is they cost money. And when it comes to school holidays they cost even more money. [...]

By |May 25th, 2017|Parenting|21 Comments

#MySundayPhoto

So we've survived the first week of the Easter holidays. Just. (It turns out there are lots of things they [...]

By |April 16th, 2017|Parenting|7 Comments

Essential cleaning hacks for lazy mums

Glitter, playdoh and felt tip pen. If you were to turn up on my doorstep unannounced I guarantee you would [...]

By |October 14th, 2016|Reviews|31 Comments

Confessions of a stay-and-work-at-home-mum

There are just weeks left until the end of the school year when school and nursery break up for six [...]

By |July 8th, 2016|Parenting|40 Comments

Things they fail to tell you about school holidays

After two weeks off over Easter the kids go back to school and nursery this week. I can’t wait. Having [...]

By |April 11th, 2016|Uncategorised|86 Comments