• Mum life December 15, 2019
    As new parents, we don’t get out much so making date day count is …
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  • Mum life July 24, 2019
    Handbag essentials tend to change when you have a toddler in tow.
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  • Mum life May 7, 2019
    Mummy guilt, it really does come with the day job.
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  • Mum life March 31, 2019
    The hardest thing about being a mum over 40 after losing my own was that she …
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  • FAMILY DAY OUT: Keeping fit and healthy with the Great North Elmer Parade trail

    As a new mum over 40, one of my priorities is to keep fit and healthy and joining in the fun of this year’s St Oswald’s Hospice Great North Elmer Parade was just the tonic. For me, a brisk walk always helps to blow away the…

    As a new mum over 40, one of my priorities is to keep fit and healthy and joining in the fun of this year's St Oswald's Hospice Great North Elmer Parade was just the tonic.

    TRAVEL: Dinosaur-spotting in London

    We travelled to London for some sight-seeing and dinosaur-spotting. In 1975 a film was made that captured my imagination as a tot. It was Disney’s One of Our Dinosaurs is Missing and from the moment I saw it, all I wanted to do was visit the…

    We travelled to London for some sight-seeing and dinosaur-spotting.

    FAMILY DAY OUT: Roarsome fun for the family with dino mini-golf

    Like many parents, I’ve a competitive streak and want Cyrus to be the next best thing at something. The challenge has been finding which sport he likes the most. So far he’s played tennis, had splashing fun with swimming, has kicked off with a weekly football…

    BEAUTY: Three natural baby skincare products we love

    Happy Organic September all! A month that aims to help us all become more eco-savvy. We used the time to put three natural baby skincare products to the test. Today’s generation of new mums and dads are much more aware of the environmental consequences of using…

    Happy Organic September all! A month that aims to help us all become more eco-savvy. We used the time to put three natural baby skincare products to the test.

    HEALTHY LIVING: My 100-day workout challenge

    My 100-day workout challenge at David Lloyd gym

    I’m on Day 22 of my 100-Day Workout Challenge and it took a lot this morning to drag myself to my happy place for a spot of Les Mills Body Combat.

    16 handbag essentials for the working mum of a toddler

    Handbag essentials tend to change when you have a toddler in tow.

    Handbag essentials tend to change when you have a toddler in tow.

    FAMILY DAY OUT: Toddler’s guide to going wild

    Find out why our family loves the great outdoors with our toddler’s guide to going wild.

    Find out why our family loves the great outdoors with our toddler's guide to going wild.