There would appear to be two camps when it comes to the Summer Holidays; those parents who L O V E them, who can’t tell you enough how much they love spending time with their children; then there are those who visibly shudder at the mention of it, and who dread six continuous weeks with […]Read More Summer Holidays: Love them or Loathe them? Here’s How I Manage them…
I am VERY aware that I have been a right old moaning Minnie on this blog lately, so today I’m going with what makes me happy…… CHRISTMAS! If there is one time of year guaranteed to cheer me up, it’s Christmas-time. Summer is brilliant, when the weather is great…but this is the UK, so, ‘nuff […]Read More The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Now, ‘Return to Work’ used to be an interview I did with each colleague after a period of absence, to make sure they were fit to return to work and that there were no underlying problems. If only my ‘Return to Work’ were so straightforward. I had NO IDEA how difficult it would be to return to […]Read More Return to Work
As it’s Mental Health Day I thought I’d put it out there: I have depression. It sucks. This is very typically flippant of me, but trust me, this is a big deal. I don’t tell people. 99% of my family and friends don’t know (or at least, I haven’t told them). And that’s the way […]Read More Me + My Depression
Hey there. I’ve not posted anything forEVER, and this is an off-the-cuff thing. Normally I write my posts, then edit them. Leave them for a few hours or days, and then re-edit. Tweaking. And even then I still get typos, so goodness only knows how this one will turn out… So. I seem to have […]Read More Scared
I am not a political commentator. I don’t know endless facts. I don’t know any facts (thanks to spin and manipulation, no-one does). I can’t give you any hard and fast concrete reasons, for doing one thing or the other. I can listen to either side and see their points. I don’t like the figureheads […]Read More The Deliberation of Brexit
I think I’m ready to go back to work…or at least do some kind of work. I never planned to be a SAHM, it’s just kind of how it went, and I’ve done it for 2 ½ years now. I think I’ve had enough. I’m a bit bored. I’m not really a Mumsy-Mum. I miss […]Read More What About ME?