Years ago, long before I had the children, I was lucky enough to enjoy many holidays in Mallorca. One of the Spanish Baleraric Islands in the Mediterranean, known for it’s exotic beaches, historical towns, and bustling night life, I’ve had…

I read a really lovely book the other week Things I want my daughters to know , and it got me thinking about the advice that I would give to my own daughters. It’s very hard to imagine a time when…

I’m struggling with social media right now, in the same way that I do every January. I’m sick of seeing the word diet everywhere I look, of opening a magazine and seeing the latest celeb “flaunting” a 30lb weight loss,…

Having spent my teens staying at Eurocamp Parcs with my family, it was always something I wanted to do when we had a family of our own. Being a larger family it can be incredibly expensive to travel abroad and,…

One of the things which breaks my heart when speaking to other bereaved parents is the ways in which they tell me that their experience of losing a child was made ten times worse by the ignorance of others. So…

With four children, three of whom are still very reluctant to get ready for school or bed each night, I certainly have my work cut out. Every night without fail, Eva, Megan and Harry will drag their feet as bedtime…