• Health & Wellbeing
  • 16 handbag essentials for the working mum of a toddler

    It’s fair to say that life since I became a new mum over 40 has changed and so have the contents of my bag. Gone…

    Mummy guilt, it comes with the day job

    I’m having a rare day off (to myself) and I am already feeling guilty. I know I need to let go of perfection, but this…

    Seven steps to becoming a blogger-in-chief

    When you haven’t got a big budget, there are times you just have to improvise. As a new mum over 40, I knew that becoming…

    My first ‘official’ blogger engagement at Have To Love boutique

    Having only been a blogger for a short time combined with the fact that I’m a new mum over 40 who doesn’t drink, I don’t…

    Breastfeeding – a must-read for any new mum over 40!

    With Public Health England figures revealing the proportion of breastfed babies in Newcastle upon Tyne has fallen significantly in the last 12 months, I thought I’d wade…

    How not to make a balls-up of your return to work

    Before I got back in the hot seat at work, there was always something niggling away in my brain that returning to work after maternity…