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…

Every year, between Christmas and New Year, we reach the stage where we have eaten all we can possibly eat, played with every toy and game ten times over, and watched enough Christmas movies to last a lifetime. And getting…

New Year is a time for reflection and, in a year which has undoubtedly been a mix of highs and lows, I think it’s important to really focus on the positives, to document all it has taught me, and all…

How is it possible that we have just six days until Christmas?? I don’t know about you but after feeling so smug that I was all organised this year, I’m realising this week that I am literally the most unorganised…

I have always loved to have candles burning in our home, in a variety of scents depending on the time of the year. We have tried countless brands over the years and yet only in recent months did I discover…