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…

Is it wrong to take your child out of school to …

A while ago, Daily Mail journalist Jan Moir opined that taking your child out of school to attend your wedding day is wrong. Hmm. Leaving…

Should Children Under 3 Be Allowed To Watch TV?

In October 2012, Dr Aric Sigman, a Chartered Biologist and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine published a report which suggested that excessive…

Stop! In the Name of Happiness – It’s The Buddhist Way

At this year’s Art of Wellbeing show in Cardiff, I was lucky enough to hear Lama Rabsang, a Tibetan monk, talk about the art of…

I Feel The Need…The Need To Read

Ah, the need to read.  There’s nothing quite like that blissful solitude snatched in the pages of a good book. These days I have the…

Pack Your Bags – This Mobile Pharmacy Is On The Move

Hubby and I are escaping for a couple of days and I am packing for the weekend. We are off to Oxford – a city I love…

Paying For Carrier Bags – I’ve Bag Lady Blues

Here in Wales, we have to pay for carrier bags – one of the visible signs of the Welsh Assembly’s vast and all-encompassing powers. Quite why…

Internet Shopping: They’re Open All Hours – Every little ‘elps, Granville!

Apparently, the true cost of your supermarket home delivery is often nearer the £15 to £20 mark, according to an article in yesterday’s (where else?!)…

Customer Service: A Little Bit of Coffee Shop Love Will Keep …

Monday morning. A small oasis of calm once the kids are in school. Hubby and I sneak off to our local deli for a coffee…

Friday Night in Cardiff – Helloooo? Anyone there?

I infrequently dine out with a good friend of mine, A, when Hubby has presented himself as babysitter with his collection of ‘blokey’ skills. (These…

Both Kids In School – I’m Free So Now What?

So, Caitlin is in reception and Ieuan is in nursery and I am now free for a couple of hours each morning. As a stay-at-home…