Parent Life

Welcome to the parent life. We all know that parenting is pretty much just lurching from bliss to chaos and back again on a regular basis while trying not to lose your shit. I can’t promise any sage advice (I am winging this parenting thing!), but if I find hacks I am sharing them!

Don’t be shocked to fine important self-care tips in here, along with wine lists, important taste tests for assorted chocolate items and maybe even some serious stuff…maybe…


Hands off Santa, 2020!

Hands Off Santa 2020

Last night I witnessed two people with kids throwing insults at each other, on Facebook, over the Santa Claus issue. It was the usual scenario – one parent saying ‘let them believe’, the other ‘you’re lying to your child’ etc etc etc. For the record, if you choose to tell your child that you believe …

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Beat the Heat This summer

Beat the Heat This Summer

With the UK facing some crazy Australian-style high temps over the coming days, I thought it might be useful to post a little reminder of some ways to beat the heat and deal with the unwelcome side effects of a heatwave.