Part of something bigger… #workingmumsunite

Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon has struck again!!!  If you don't have time to click through to my earlier post about Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon here, I've summed it up for you below: Think back to the time when you wanted to buy a new car.  You picked out the make and the model and then all of a sudden, everywhere …

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Admit One: Griefworld

Today my hubby had some bad news. The mum of some of his very close childhood friends passed away in her sleep last night. She was still fairly young, in her mid 60's. It was sometime early afternoon that he managed to get a hold of me, in between meetings, to tell me what had …

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Fail to plan, plan to fail

As you may have already noticed, unlike Winston Churchill, I’m not much of a planner nor have I ever been one for setting goals and so far, I've not had any major regrets.  But, whilst there is no question that I subscribe to the just wing it approach to life, I also concede that this year is different. …

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Have my cake and eat it too

Hands down the best thing about being on maternity leave (aside from spending time with my darling children of course) is catching up with my mummy friends for coffee and cake.  Even in the new year, filled with resolutions and good intentions, there seems to be an unspoken rule between the mothers that I know …

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