I’ve started a new site – and I’m looking for guest posts. Watch With Mother is a blogging project devoted to reviewing children’s TV programmes as if they were the real world. It invites you to submit your wry, addled, satirical or adoring review of a kid’s TV programme you’ve watched by default. Go and […]
I’m attending my first Mumsnet Blogfest on Saturday. Lots of people are writing posts to introduce themselves, and so here’s mine. It’s not really an introduction per se, but it probably tells you all your need to know. Which may not be entirely edifying. Five inventions I’ve dreamed of patenting since becoming a mother: 1. […]
A few weeks ago, the lovely Viv Oyolu interviewed me for her Dream Corner podcast. Do have a listen if you’ve got a mo – she was very good at getting lots of juicy facts out of me! (In a good way).
Trigger warning: this post discusses stillbirth, miscarriage and neo-natal death. I offended someone today, by clicking ‘like’ on a photo on Facebook. I hate offending people, and in many ways I understand her point of view. The picture, you see, was of a dead baby. But let me explain why I’d press ‘like’ all over […]
Well, Brain Detox is officially over. Do I now have a clean, sparkly, creative brain? Well, kind of. When I suggested that we all do ‘one crazy, spontaneous thing,’ I must admit that I didn’t expect that to be ‘start a business and gain a substantial client list before you even launch.’ Life moves fast […]
Here I am on Parentdish, sharing some ideas for keeping up the romance after a baby. Do take a look. Relationship remedies for parents Thanks to @elletucker for interviewing me.
By Sarah Tregear A tweet by @samaryd last week inspired a discussion on songs which reminded you of sex or as Sam calls it, ‘Songs that wake your inner..Hello Sailor.’ These songs may not remind you of a person or a specific time that you had but just make you think of sex. Sam’s suggestion for […]