• How a meeting of Mumpreneurs was sheer ‘Beautopia’ for me

    I often wonder if I could go back in time and talk to the person I was when I started my career, what I’d say?…

    Nominate your local nursery, playgroup or preschool to win great prizes

    I bumped into an old friend recently when I began talking to her about my return to work. When I mentioned that I was going…

    Our big fat Persian wedding

    Lumley Castle in County Durham is a fairytale wedding venue. With Cyrus non-stop into everything, he is certainly ruling our house at the moment. He…

    Blending culture and values

    As you know if you’re up to speed with this blog, my husband comes from Persia and I am English. I was born and raised…

    Our first Seezdah Beedar together

    With natural woodland, flowers and areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty all on our doorstep, it’s great to live in the North East of England when…

    Review: The Quentin Blake Inside Stories exhibition

    The Quentin Blake Inside Stories exhibition at the Laing Art Gallery until Saturday, July 8th After Cyrus developed a nasty chest infection which left us…