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A Postcard From: Sardinia

A Postcard From: Sardinia

Our trip to Sardinia was a kind of ‘Babymoon’, if you like. I was 6 month’s pregnant with our second son, and we decided to take a 3-year old Asher for a week away over Easter. As a family, we’ve loved Italy for as long […]

Summer Nights (In January) @ Pizza Express, Harrogate

Summer Nights (In January) @ Pizza Express, Harrogate

Anybody who’s seen the weather forecast this week, will have observed the lovely swathes of snow banding their way across the country. So far, Yorkshire hasn’t seen massive amounts of snow; just the sludgy jam-your-buggy-wheels-up type of stuff that just makes the school run unpleasant […]

N&S Featured on Bewildered Dad

I was lucky enough to meet up with Jim Coulson – author of Bewildered Dad and father to three-year old Elsa, and her soon-to-be-expected little brother. I was asked about what it’s like to bring up kids in Harrogate, and also whether it really is […]

Europe in the 90s as a British Kid

In my life I’ve only really had one super, super best friend, that I couldn’t have lived without. Though I’m quite social, my transient nature probably comes from spending a lot of time ‘away’ from friends during the summer holidays. We’d spend a big chunk […]

On: Working Around The Kids

On: Working Around The Kids

Recently, an experienced career lady emailed me and asked for my advice on how to ‘work around the kids’. I’m no expert. Having been fully self employed for little over six months, I’m definitely a newbie. But if I can help any woman who is […]