How to stop procrastinating and get on with the important thing you’re supposed to be doing

Procrastination is the enemy of happiness. Like an evil Henry hoover it sucks away at your time and gets itself jammed around every doorway in your soul. It’s time to stop feeding the monster. Shut off its power supply and get on with the big-deal things that are going to make you truly happy. Otherwise…

4 undeniable truths about long car journeys with children

586 miles in a Nissan Almera. That’s the long, long round trip recently achieved by me, husband and two young kids. Note the use of ‘achieve’ in that last sentence: achieve [verb] Successfully bring about or reach (a desired objective or result) by effort, skill, or courage. There was a whole lot of effort and…