fromthedomesticbubble

travel with me from SAHM to working mum….

Best Laid Plans…

The thing about juggling a family with any sort of work or course, where there is a rigid timetable, is the unexpected nature of family life. Things just keep popping … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

My First Published Book

A little known fact.  I have been in print before, in a proper hard back book, a long time ago. When I was at primary school, aged 9 or 10 … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · 5 Comments

MAY I tell you something about someone else…?

People are always telling me how wonderful other people they know are.  My reaction, secretly, is ‘oh yeah’.  This isn’t because I’m jealous that they’re not calling me wonderful, amazing … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Holidays

Occasionally the tedium of the domestic bubble is relieved by a holiday. Holidays work best when they are either needed or activity-packed. Our New Year holiday was the latter. This … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · 2 Comments

Season of Unmellow Fruitfulness

Autumn has always been my favourite season.  It holds warm Indian Summers, dramatic, destructive storms and dark chilly nights in its wide grasp. In the last few years we have … Continue reading

October 19, 2011 · 1 Comment

Watershed Holiday

After a family holiday abroad and the return to work of Redundant Husband, the dust settled into what I thought would be normality.  Back to just me and the kids, … Continue reading

September 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

Time flies when…….

………you have no deadlines to make. I am managing to keep my promise to my blog: ie not to neglect it.  However, my other aims, that of writing stories or … Continue reading

July 12, 2011 · 2 Comments

Released from the Domestic Bubble

or Things I Should Have Told My Husband About The School Run Out I float into the ‘real world’. Quite where I have been for the last 12 years is … Continue reading

February 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Universal Truths

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a mum with children at school must be in search of a job. A few hours a week, between 9 and 3, Monday … Continue reading

February 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

Read on

High and dry on the shore-line of life?  Not quite empty nest? Under-employment of the brain? Read on:

January 26, 2011 · 2 Comments

My first award

Thanks Jeanette!

Another award

kreativeblogger

kreativeblogger award

Froth…