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…

Bakerdays Cakes – The Birthday Card You Can Eat

The lovely people at Bakerdays, artisan bakers and creators of a clever range of personalised, quality celebration cakes sent me a fabulous treat to review…

School Sports Day – The Final Frontier For Mums

School sports day. I hated it, although it was one of those occasions where I wish I hadn’t spent most of my PE lessons hiding…

She’s Nude, She’s Rude, She’s a Nudey, Rudey-Rudey

Is it wrong to be naked in front of kids? In that publication that regularly gives me palpitations, The Daily Mail, Laura Libbert last year…