Musings

What Do You Do When Your Body Won’t Play Ball?

It’s no secret.  I have put on weight.  I am probably the heaviest that I have ever been while not pregnant.  I am probably medically (not morbidly, mind) obese.  Now, some of you know me, or will have met me, and may dispute this description of myself.  But, let there be no confusion – it… Continue reading What Do You Do When Your Body Won’t Play Ball?

Kids & Parenting

A “How To” Guide: When yours is the only non-white child in the classroom…

I originally wrote this post during the Summer of 2016, but held onto it.  I am publishing it today as I feel the time is now right.  It’s a long one, so you may want to grab a cuppa… x In the UK, September is the month during which kids either return to school or… Continue reading A “How To” Guide: When yours is the only non-white child in the classroom…

Musings

Some things I had forgotten about the morning commute

A slightly ranty, although much more lighthearted than the previous one, post. As you may be aware, a few months ago I left my employment.  Well, when I say I left, it was more like being shoved out of the door (the big ‘R’), but it all amounts to the same thing: I am now… Continue reading Some things I had forgotten about the morning commute

Kids & Parenting

First Guest Post: Anoushka Beazley – Just some things I hate about Motherhood

The past week has seen me encounter many firsts.  My first ‘In Real Life’ meet up with an insta-friend (Sunita from www.luckythings.co.uk), my first featured post in Salisbury Parenting (although it was actually published two weeks ago – I told you I was disorganised) and today, my first guest post!  I am totally loving what Instagram/blogging has… Continue reading First Guest Post: Anoushka Beazley – Just some things I hate about Motherhood