Mother’s Guilt

I don’t often write about parenting. Its not because my children don’t occupy eighty gorgeous (mostly:-) percent of my life and thoughts, but because I’m still very much finding my feet as a parent.  I’ve not got that much parental...

Thank You, ADHD

Alex, my seven year old, has always been a gift package of surprises. He burst into life, early, and quite literally.  He’s a fireball, a loud-talker, extroverted, his brain fires rapidly, far too fast for his mouth to deliver its...

I Heart Time-Off

This is heaven. It’s, what, 8.22am and I’m delightedly wrapped up in my fluffy Marks & Spencer dressing gown, coffee steaming besides me, with a whole enticing blank page ahead. Alex-picture of health- is stabbing wildly at his keyboard next door,...

Balancing Your Life

Living a balanced life is a way to welcome not only a healthy life, but a happy one. Even when we find a career, pursuit or routine-albeit good for us– that we love, adhering to it unrelentingly can lead us...