Find out why this family adventure park really is toddler heaven!
I feel like festival-going with a toddler is like doing yoga whilst carrying an octopus. You aim for the relaxing combination of alcohol and live music, but end up abandoning the pram to chase a tiny-human who’s just stolen a stranger’s beer.
Foreword: This post was originally written for Selfish Mother, but as it's Father's Day, it felt right to share it here too! I feel like, as Women – specifically as Mums, we’re finally getting a voice. We’re no longer afraid to be honest about how bloody hard it is to be a parent. Bloggers like … Continue reading Screw Batman, Daddy’s My Hero!
Last week I was talking to someone about my c-section scar. This was our throwaway exchange: "But isn't that awesome?! A human came out of there?!" "But It's just a scar." Nope. You're Wrong. Here's why; It's not just a scar - it's a a motherfucking war wound. I, along with 26% of UK Women each … Continue reading It’s Not Just A Scar.
After a year of letting my hair grow and get back into half decent condition, I decided it was time to mess with it again. The defining moment was when someone at work said I had 'sensible hair' and I couldn't let that continue. I've had a fair few different colours over the years, but … Continue reading Mermaid Hair – Almost There!
A year ago, I wrote a post called "Has anyone seen Mel?" If you don't have the time or inclination to read it, basically I felt a bit lost after having my first baby. I had underestimated the identity I took from my job. I love being a journalist and working with social media. I … Continue reading Just Keep Swimming….
"Did the generation before us really have it right by keeping mum about being Mum?"