Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Where do you see yourself in 10 years time? We all have dreams and hopes for the future but what is it you truly want and desire…?

Interview tips

Interviews are difficult and stressful! But we lie to get through them. Here are 5 frequently asked interview questions along with a correct answer vs a truthful answer…

Marking your body

Marking your body with a tattoo is a big deal. So make sure you really want it… Here’s the story behind mine along with some interesting tattoo facts…

Life is a reaction

Life is what you make it. This quote is perfect to inspire you to face challenges head on…

A house or a home?

Here’s my second favourite quote. Continue reading to find out why this quote is so special to me…

Pushing children

How much should we push our children? Push them with their studies, not literally…!

My Little Angel

I’m not one to turn down a helping hand, even when it comes from my beautiful little angel…

Versatile Blogger Award

Another award nomination! I can’t believe it! Read on to find out some interesting facts about me…

Mystery Blogger Award

OMG! My second award nomination! Read on for an insight into my life as I answer some tough questions…

Perfect Mother’s Day

I’m not one to expect a fuss on Mother’s Day, I just want to be a little bit spoilt…

Save Me

A blog highlighting the dangers shown in the Sky Atlantic series ‘Save Me’. A must read for all parents…

Sunshine Blogger Award

Thanx for the nomination Lynne! Here’s my answers.
For the rest of you – read this if you want to get to know me better (in a non stalkerish way). A funny insight to my life through questions. Enjoy! X

Spread some positivity!

In general, we are really quick to put people down. To see the negatives around us. How youngsters are no longer showing respect. How schools have no control over their pupils. How there seems to be a drug dealer on every corner. Why people need to drink so much they can’t control their actions. How…

To be a Man

It’s a normal Sunday in our household and as I wake I’m already dreading the day! Sunday’s for me are go, go, go, without a minute to sit and have a cup of coffee. My husband, on the other hand, loves Sunday’s. Here’s how our days differ… ME – Wake up and after the kids are…

Can ‘MCS’ be prevented?

Firstly, for those of you who have never heard of ‘Middle child Syndrome‘, here’s a definition… ‘Middle child syndrome is a condition effecting children born in the middle. They experience feelings of jealousy towards their siblings, feel they are always being compared against them and generally have low self-worth. The middle child believes that unlike…

A man’s guide to Valentine’s Day

Yes, it’s that time of year again and for anyone whose loved up, it’s time to show it. Whether your dating, in a relationship, married or just trying to impress, today is the day when millions of you will spend a bomb showing your significant other how much you love them. But how many of…

Out of body experience

Have you ever had an out of body experience? Do you believe there’s such a thing? I think I too would be sceptical if I hadn’t experienced it myself. There are things in this world that we just can’t explain. Science can try to justify these extraordinary incidents but sometimes I think if you believe…

Child over Dog?

“Shall we have another kid?” my husband surprised me by asking one day. “No chance” was my reply. Already a mum to 3 boys, there was no way I would even think about having another! But then I thought I’d try my luck. “Shall we get a dog?” I asked him. “No way” he shot…

Teenage stress.

Why is it so hard to communicate with teenagers. It seems that the more vocabulary they learn, the less they actually use! And when the attitude kicks in, that’s when you’re trouble! I understand that times have evolved and this generation of young adults has a lot more stress than most of us did growing…

Another recreational drug!

For the last few months I have been noticing tiny, little chrome bottles on the streets. I just presumed they were some sort of new trend kids had taken up. This morning when I left the house to walk the dog, I found this on the corner of my road – Still not sure what…

Ofsted – A parent’s perspective

Having worked in the Education sector, I know how important a school’s Ofsted report is. But lets look at it from a parent’s perspective? As a parent we face numerous tough decisions. One of these is where to send your kids to school. I actually uprooted my family and moved to a different borough just to…

It’s my choice!

I’m an adult. I’ve made my own choices. Some good and, I must admit, some bad. But don’t we learn from our mistakes? Shouldn’t we try to live how we want to live and not how we are expected to, as long as we’re not causing any harm. I was never career focused so to…

Would winning the lottery change me?

My initial answer would be “YES, of course it would” But now thinking about it, I’m not so convinced. So lets explore… Right, so the first thing I would do is pay off all my debt. I think that’s something most of us would do. Then I would probably take a family vacation. Somewhere like……