Baby steps to STEM learning

It’s little C’s day job, being two-and-three-quarters, to test limits and push boundaries as hard as he can to see if they buckle or come…

How to survive eating out with a small child, aged two-and-three-quarters

H and I used to dine out in style. It was quiet, relaxed, calm and romantic. Now we usually dine “off-peak” with our little partner…

Press release or press delete

I spend hours, sometimes days crafting the perfect Press release. During this time, I have interviewed my VIPs, checked my facts and it has gone…

The weekend has arrived!

My weekends are precious to me. During the week I am torn between two worlds, always trying to be in two places at once –…

A day in the life of a working mum

I’ve often heard the saying “being a mum is a full-time job”, but, for me it’s actually closer to being two-and-a-half full-time jobs. Even in…

A pinch of saffron a day…

There’s no denying the pressure I am sometimes under while looking after the little one, caring for family members and working full-time. So for a…

The tantrum survival guide

If you are the parent of a little human like me, I’m pretty sure within the last couple of hours – and undoubtedly within the…