Disrupted journey

Short Story -I am on the escalator, allowing it to take me in the direction of my next phase. My feet no longer able to carry me…

Trying to get validation

Mind of a Child – My kids, as I expect many others, see holidays as an excuse to let school work take a back seat…

Throwback Tuesday

My blog -The beautiful sunny weather has made me reminisce to days from my childhood…

Dark tunnels

Quote – We all need a torch sometimes, for darkness is one of the toughest thing to bear…

Eat your vegetables!

Blended story – I’ve started the story then my sons wrote the next 2 paragraphs and finally back to me to finish it off…

Rude words

Mind of a child – Should you teach children rude words? Check out my dilemma…

School reading challenge

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

Small changes

When your not happy in life, you have the power to change it…

Career path

It’s hard to advise your children about career paths, especially when they don’t listen to you…!

Unlock the doors

If you don’t like where you are heading, change direction…

Tricky Obvious Details.

Children grow up gaining obvious knowledge about life. But when they start thinking about these details, that’s when things become tricky…

When teaching goes too far

Joke – When teaching goes too far. We teach our children about how to stay safe but sometimes they take our teachings too far…

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…

Pushing children

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

Explaining Relationships

It’s so difficult teaching a child about relationships. It’s even harder when our actions confuse them further…

Save Me

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

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…

A letter to my bully

Dear Bully, I’m sorry I could not be your friend For whatever I did to offend. I must have said something unkind I apologise if I ever whined. I didn’t mean to make you look bad I wouldn’t hurt you or want you to feel sad. I know I look a lot different to you…