Review: Justin’s World Jigsongs App for iPad / iPhone

You know that moment when you’re in the doctor’s surgery or a restaurant or – let’s face it – anywhere with small bored children who…

Getting the Kids in the Pool – It’s Sink or Swim …

Oh gawd. It’s time to teach the kids to swim. Now that they are both back to school it is time to create a social…

A Little Bit About Me – My Liebster Award

I was delighted to discover this week that my blog has been nominated for the Liebster Award by bitenomore, written by fabulous nail blogger Tracey Bellew.…

Age Shall Not Wither Her Hopes An Older Mum

One of the downsides of having children late in life (43 and 45 in my case) and being an older mum is that there comes…

Derek Zoolander Meet Your Nemesis – Ieuan

Leaving aside the fact that my thighs have gone blue this morning and I can’t work out if it’s dye from my jeans or I…

Coping With Anxiety – Practising Parking For A Ballet Debut

You know when you do things you don’t need to but feel compelled? No, I’m not talking about OCD (although that’s another story). It’s one…

The White Company Opens in Cardiff

I was lucky enough to attend the invitation-only preview evening of The White Company‘s first store in Wales last night, situated in St Davids, Lower…

Discussing Disability With Ieuan

What’s the best way of discussing disability with children? For the first time today, Ieuan has noticed CBeebies presenter Cerrie Burnell does not have a…

Back to School, Back to Reality….

My little ice-cream eating princess and Barbie fan Caitlin is back to school today, having started year one in school. I managed not to sob…

Nouvelle Indian Cuisine – A Purple Reign at the Purple Poppadom, Cardiff

Going for a curry can occasionally be, at least for an aspiring foodie, a bit of a lazy choice. No surprises are expected. Your order…