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My Favourite Animal: #Blogtober16 3 Comments

As you might have guessed from the title card, my favourite animal in the world is the manatee. Are these not just the most amazing, beautiful creatures you’ve ever seen? Okay, so maybe they’re not the most conventionally beautiful, but they’re gorgeous. They’re gentle and loving and they have big […]


I Can’t Live Without: #Blogtober16 9 Comments

Today’s #Blogtober16 prompt is a tough one. My initial thought when I read this was WiFi – it’s a running joke between Daf and I that I couldn’t live if I didn’t have access to social media and my blog! I┬áhave┬álived without WiFi before though, and I’m sure I could […]


A Degree Is No Guarantee…

… that I will be anything even remotely resembling a good example for my daughter. It’s not much use looking at Daf either. He’s just as bad as me… possibly worse. 1. We very rarely watch Cbeebies, or any other kids’ programme. With the exception of In The Night Garden, […]


I Wrote A Book!

As followers of my Twitter will know, my life has been nothing short of busy over the last few days. Just as I’m trying to adjust to life as a stay-at-home mum, I decided to announce the project I’ve been working on for a while now – my book, “The […]


Top Tips For Student Parents!

So, as a new university year begins, there are parents up and down the country preparing to take on the task of balancing study with parenting responsibilities. Some are parents to teens and older children, others have newborns and toddlers. Some aren’t even parents yet, but are trying to juggle […]