Every 12 months or so I bash my head against the keyboard and say to myself I SHOULD BE MAKING MONEY ONLINE. It’s usually after someone has made a passing comment to me along the lines of “Oh, you have a website, you must make HEAPS OF MONEY”. At which I laugh hysterically and tug […]
The great thing about hundreds of bloggers getting together for a conference is they all write about it afterwards. On the internet. So after you’ve read this post, scroll down and click through to read other posts about Problogger 2016. Did you go to Problogger? Link up your post below! I look forward to reading […]
Not everyone can be Frank McCourt (Angela’s Ashes) or Susanna Kaysen (Girl, Interrupted) but we all have a story to tell. Maybe you simply want to capture your own memories before they fade. Or write to make sense of a difficult period in your life. Or put down in words something that you don’t want to tell […]
Sometimes imagining the darker side helps me to see the lighter side of parenting. Don’t read this post without tissues at hand. “Please be 3,” I groaned as you fell. I’d turned just a second When you started to yell. “Can’t wait til you’re 3!” As you unpacked a cupboard… For the fith time today. […]
Pitter patter, rain is falling, Middle of the night. Cough, cough, (Mummy!) cough, Rustle, rustle, thud. Pitter patter, little feet, Standing at our door. Wrap him tightly, toasty warm, Breathing soundly now. Dad, teddy, little boy, Other teddy, Mum. Pitter patter, rain is falling, All is well, all’s right.