Defined by Motherhood: Mama, But Still Me

Defined by Motherhood: Mama, But Still Me

To what extent are we defined by motherhood? And to what extent should we be? I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately. I don’t want to be known only as a Mum, and quite frankly I shouldn’t have to

Ready for School: Never Mind Them, Are You?

Ready for School: Never Mind Them, Are You?

Are you ready for school? Am I? Today is the deadline for all primary and junior school place applications. That means that my first born child, my little bundle of fiery energy, is only a stone’s throw from becoming a

School Applications Deadline: Have You Done Yours?

School Applications Deadline: Have You Done Yours?

Okay, for anyone who forgot, the school applications deadline to apply for a Primary School for the small people is this coming Monday 15th January. If you haven’t done yours yet, don’t worry it only takes a few minutes, and

7 Reasons Why Cleaning Isn’t Important: I’m Not A Housewife

7 Reasons Why Cleaning Isn’t Important: I’m Not A Housewife

I’m going to kick right off by admitting that I’ve never been very good at cleaning and tidying, and I’m certainly not a housewife. When I was at uni I’m ashamed to admit that on more than one occasion I

3 Tactics to Use When Your Patience is Running Thin

3 Tactics to Use When Your Patience is Running Thin

We’ve all been there, and I firmly believe that anyone who says they haven’t is lying. We’re human beings, and sometimes the reasons for our lack of patience aren’t even necessarily all that logical or rational, but that’s life! My