Diary of a sugar addict – one year on
17th February 2017
I am alive and kicking. This time last year I was diagnosed with candida albicans a yeast infection of the gut. Long term side effects were just that, long...Read More
Inspire your heart with art day
31st January 2017
January 31st is Inspire your heart with art day and as I love to sketch and draw, although I am a work in progress I thought I would...Read More
How life has changed since I reached my 50’s
16th January 2017
Hell it’s January, my birthday was on the 3rd and as I stirred from my slumber I smiled inwardly and then buried my head into the pillow as it...Read More
I’m f****d off with the swearing in my household.
13th December 2016
I have been in a quandary over my kids who seem unable to string a sentence together without using bloody, shit, crap and my eldest son’s frequent use of...Read More
What IS holding women back?
28th November 2016
Are you a feminist someone asked me the other day? ‘What gave you that idea’, I said. ‘You’re very passionate about women’s rights, the ideal working environment for women,...Read More
How do you get your kids to read?
15th November 2016
If like me you’ve watched your children spend most of their holidays in front of an X-Box or glued to a play station and absolutely no time reading you...Read More
What I miss about the good old days and other rants
13th October 2016
What do you miss the most about ‘the good old days?’ Was there a time when life seemed easy, less frenetic and more relaxed than the competitive treadmill we...Read More
The spoils of youth. Parent, friend and everything else in between
30th September 2016
Another school year and with summer over it is back to reality. This year is particularly poignant because it is my son’s final year of school. It did not...Read More