Sugar and I go way back. Imagine balmy summers in Devon. Home from school. Out playing in the streets. Then … More
Running Up That Hill… I Wish Kate!
“I’ll be running up that road, be running up that hill – with no problem,” sang Kate Bush. I won’t … More
Once Upon A Terrarium
When you google ‘what is a terrarium’ and you’re anything like me you’ll be heartened to hear they are an … More
Obsessive Compulsive Shopper
You know those ear worms? Songs that eat into your mind and play on an endless, soul-destroying loop. You’ll all … More
How Do I Get My Child To Wear Slippers?
[Ad] I’ve had an issue with Harry for four years. He will wear hats. He’ll generally keep his coat on. … More
How Did You Find Love?
Eight years ago today I had a date. It was a last ditched attempt. I was over internet-dating lunacy, mismatched … More
So When Are You Going Back To Work?
I am in a very privileged position. I realise how lucky I am to have been able to quit my … More
All The Guilt. All Of It!
Four years ago I gave up a career of twenty years. For twenty years I’d relentlessly educated. I’d spent Sunday … More
REVIEW: Where’s the Hub for all the Clubs?
Where can you find language lessons in Leicester. Do they have signing sessions in Swindon? Please tell me we can … More
Journey with Poop
This was written for the June 2021 issue of ‘Alice and the Mums’ magazine. With our issues ongoing, I wanted … More