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?
Everyone is familiar with the Martyr Mummy; the ones who do everything for their kids. Who put them first. Who go without so that their kids can benefit. Who believe that their children are the number one priority in everything. Oh no. Sorry. That’s most mothers. I think most normal (if such a word is […]Read More The Martyr Mother
Is it always wrong to tell a lie? I remember when I was growing up that my Mum said sometimes it was ok to tell a ‘white’ lie, you know, the one where you tell a lie to be polite, like saying dinner at a friend’s house was delicious, when in fact you would have […]Read More White Lies
Follow for a Follow? Not Here I can’t be the only one who finds it awkward when I get requested on social media by someone who I feel obligated to accept, or ‘follow back’? It was part of the reason I deleted the Facebook app – because I found myself submerged in the stories of […]Read More Follow for a Follow?
This week I become a non-person. The Big Little Man goes back to school. The Little Little Man will still be at home with me, but come the 21st September, I will not be joining my fellow Access classmates by starting university. I know, I’ve told you the whole dry rot saga. My dreams have […]Read More Non-Person
This time of year really annoys me, all of a sudden there’s a glut of articles and blog posts about ‘What to wear on the school run’. Seriously? Now, I know that some people are fashion conscious and like to look nice. I am one of them. I would hate to think that I look […]Read More What to Wear on the School Run
It is one thing to drop yourself in the shit (which is incredibly stupid), it is another thing to have someone else roll you around in it and parade you before those closest to you. Yes. I have made a stupid mistake, but a mistake that would have sunk unnoticed into the abyss of stupid mistakes […]Read More Hey there, Creep