The Death Stare!

Blog – Growing up I was a very obedient child…

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Another hospital visit

Blog -My poor baby is really going through the ringer at the moment with health issues…

Publicity talk

Mind of a child – My son is really excited because he has a publicity talk at school…

School reading challenge

Mind of a child – My son didn’t want to do his reading homework so he tried to sweet-talk me…

Kids excuses!

My kids have the funniest excuses for getting out of chores…

10 already!

My Blog – In the blink of an eye, my youngest son has turned 10! Please slow down time…

Through a child’s eye

Everybody see’s the world differently. But children, their view of the world can be completely independent to themselves…

My Little Angel

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

I need mum

On this Mother’s Day, let’s all remind our mums just how much we need them…

Love you Mum

A special Poem to all the mums in the world, recognising the love they have and give so freely…

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…

Harry who?

All kids love Happy Potter and all I wanted was some peace and quiet.

The spy next door

My kids are huge Jackie Chan fans so I thought we’d watch one of his films…

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…

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…

Hold my hand

Hold my hand my child I’ll help to guide your way. I’ll teach you to laugh, to walk, to talk I’ll even show you how to play.   Hold my hand and my child I’ll lead you down the trail. I’ll teach you to read, to write, to organise To recover from times when you…

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…

Forever?

You say you’ll be with me forever But what is forever?   When people start to turn against us Becoming envious of the love we have and share If our road though life becomes harder Will forever end or will you still be here?   If life’s worries start to bring me down Will you…

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……

A dream is just a dream

A dream is just a dream until it becomes an action. An action is just an action until it becomes a beating heart. A heart is just a heart until it becomes a baby. A baby is just a baby until it becomes a child. A child is just a child until it becomes a…