A mother’s CV

Mummy Curriculum vitae PERSONAL STATEMENT Dedicated, hard-working and supremely adaptable individual seeks more credit for doing a bloody hard job seven days a week.  …

Happy New Year already!

Happy 2018! I know I’m a couple of days early but, truly, we’re done with 2017. Really done. So much so that it already feels…

I’m crap at multitasking and so …

Women are crap at multitasking. Whatever you think you know about the superiority of the female race and our innate ability to perform more than…

Is it possible to be a good …

This is a rare moment. I have the house to myself. I have no overdue work nagging at me. Sure there’s housework to do, but…

How to stop procrastinating and get on …

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…

Forget the she-shed, I’m hijacking the …

I don’t have a garden office – AKA ‘she-shed’ (yuk). But I wish I did. Having researched, read and written about them for various clients,…

Hourly yoga = doable

I work from home. I write. All day. In between dropping my kids at school and picking them up again. I try to swim three…