The day I smashed my head on the bus window [004]

As I said, 2016 was a weird year. In April 2016, I was on short bus ride on my way to my local underground station (on my way to work), and I took a fall on the bus. I smashed my head on the bus window. Despite lots of seats being…

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Five ways in which our parents’ lives were harder than ours and how on earth did they do it? [003]

I’m in my (ahem) mid-thirties. When my parents were my age they had 2 children. And no internet. No desktop/laptop at home. No smartphones. And no tablets. I firmly believe our parents’ lives were harder than ours. Because, well, let me say that again. They had no internet?!? I remember when,…

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Top 5 things that are sure to annoy a mum of boys [002]

I have 3 boys, and that makes me what I’ve been since my first son was born: a mum of boys. I’m often seen out and about with the 3 of them on my own – at the park, at school, grocery shopping, at football practice, swimming lessons, at the…

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Why you need to slow down as much as I do [001]

Slow down.  This 2016 has been a weird year so far. It’s been about the usual stuff – crazy family life, balancing work, the house and the children. About routines and the ordinary things, but it’s also been odd. It’s been about change, about learning something new about myself, and…

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